Two people sent to hospital after four-vehicle crash in Altoona

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ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ)– Two people were sent to the hospital after a four-vehicle crash occurred at Tenth Street and Seventh Avenue in Altoona, officials say.

According to county dispatch, the wreck happened in the afternoon when a car and motorcycle collided causing the four-car wreck. A 76-year-old woman was behind the wheel and suffered from a medical emergency which caused her to crash into the motorcyclist and four parked vehicles and coming to rest after hitting a trash bin in a yard, according to police.

The woman and the motorcyclist were both transported to UPMC Altoona. The driver remains in critical condition while the motorcyclist’s injuries are no longer considered life-threatening, according to Altoona police.

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