3 injured in multi-car accident on Marsha Sharp Freeway

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A multi-car accident between Indiana and University on Marsha Sharp Freeway sent three people to the hospital on Christmas Day.

The accident occurred just before 4 p.m.

Police say the accident happened when the driver of a truck heading westbound hit the back of a vacant truck sitting in the left hand shoulder, causing him to spin out of control and hit another car that was also traveling westbound.

Police sent extra manpower to divert the backed up traffic off Marsha Sharp and the access roads.

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