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5 people injured in multi-vehicle crash along I-80

First responders tend to a multi-vehicle wreck that occurred in Uinta County on Monday. (via Facebook)

EVANSTON, Wyo. — Five people were hospitalized late Monday night in a multi-vehicle collision along Interstate 80 near Evanston.

The wreck, which occurred near milepost 5, involved five semi-trucks and a passenger vehicle. Details of the crash are still being investigated by law enforcement, but Uinta County Fire and Ambulance report that icy road conditions and the drivers’ speed are possible contributing factors to the collision.