Multiple people are hurt and a cyclist was pinned against a utility pole in a crash on Connecticut Avenue in Kensington, Maryland, Wednesday evening, fire officials say.
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue spokesperson Pete Piringer tweeted about 6 p.m. that a vehicle appeared to hit a cyclist at Connecticut Ave. and Saul Road.
Medics took three people with critical injuries to the hospital and two other people had serious non-life threatening injuries.
Video from Chopper4 shows at least three vehicles involved in the crash and all of them had significant damage. One vehicle, a large pickup truck, went off the road.
All lanes were blocked on northbound Connecticut Ave., but have reopened.
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