Several Injured in Auto Accident on Briggsmore Avenue

MODESTO, CA (April 25, 2022)Early Saturday night, eight victims were hospitalized following a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 99.

The incident happened at about 5:20 p.m., on the Briggsmore Avenue overpass to Highway 99.

According to reports, the circumstances leading up to the crash remain unknown. However, reports indicate that the collision involved at least seven vehicles.

In addition, emergency crews extricated one person trapped inside one of the vehicles upon arrival.

Responding paramedics transported a total of eight victims to surrounding hospitals for treatment. At this time, the extent of injuries sustained in the crash have not been specified.

Authorities are still currently working to identify the victims, as an active investigation into the multi-vehicle crash on Highway 99 is currently underway.

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