A three-vehicle accident near Pioneers Park sent five people to the hospital Saturday evening.
Rescue crews were dispatched just before 6 p.m. to 3216 W. Van Dorn St. on a reported collision involving two pickups and one four-door sedan. The sedan and one of the pickups slid into a ditch on the side of the road.
Lincoln Fire and Rescue acting Battalion Chief Ron Trouba said that when rescuers arrived, they had to extricate five people who were trapped in one of the vehicles. All five were transported to Bryan West Campus for further medical care.
The conditions and identities of the five patients was unknown as of Saturday night.
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