Crash involving four cars, semi truck sends eight people to the hospital

Trip Check shows the traffic backed up on the I-5 NB near mile marker 28. (Photo clipped at 9:20 p.m.)

UPDATE 10:34 P.M.: According to ODOT, all lanes are now open.


A crash involving four cars and a semi truck sent eight people to the hospital Saturday night, according to Medford Fire-Rescue.

It happened around 8 p.m. on the I-5 northbound, near mile marker 28.

One lane is closed on I-5 NB on the viaduct.

Medford Fire-Rescue, Oregon Department of Transportation, Mercy Flights, and Oregon State Police are working to clear the scene.

ODOT is requesting that drivers avoid the area if possible, as emergency responders work on "extensive cleanup."

According to TripCheck, delays could range anywhere from 20 minutes to 2 hours.

This is a developing story. News 10 is working to get more information and will update this article as soon as possible.

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