BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – A crash involving several cars closed a section of a busy road in Boardman Monday evening.
The accident happened on South Avenue in front of the GetGo gas station around 7 p.m.
Police had that section of the road blocked off and were redirecting traffic onto Trailwood Drive.
One car rear-ended another, causing a chain reaction.
The two cars in the initial rear-end crash were severely damaged. The other cars involved were left with minor damage.
One driver was sent to the hospital. That driver’s condition is not known.
A witness reported seeing one of the drivers on their cell phone.