Crash on west side sends 6 to hospital - Tucson News Now

Crash sends 6 to hospital

Two vehicles collided at North Flowing Wells and West Wetmore roads. (Source: Northwest Fire District) Two vehicles collided at North Flowing Wells and West Wetmore roads. (Source: Northwest Fire District)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Six people were taken to the hospital today after an accident on Tucson's west side.

According to a news release from Northwest Fire, two vehicles collided at North Flowing Wells and West Wetmore roads at about 3:10 p.m.

The injured were taken to the trauma center at the University of Arizona Medical Center. Two were in critical condition, one of those is a young child.

Emergency personnel used the Jaws of Life to extricate several occupants from one car.

Traffic at the intersection was restricted for some time during the cleanup and investigation process.

Deputies from the Pima County Sheriff's Department were on scene to conduct the traffic investigation.

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