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Grand Ave accident blocks traffic, caution urged

By Team Coverage

SCHOFIELD (WAOW) -- Traffic on Grand Ave. is backed up after a 2 vehicle crash sends 3 people to a hospital.

Police told Newsline 9's Colby Robertson that one vehicle failed to yield to another car who was merging onto Grand Ave., around noon Thursday.

3 people have been placed on stretchers and taken to a hospital. Authorities say the injuries are non-life threatening.

North bound traffic on Grand Ave. is completely blocked, just north of the Schofield Dam.

South bound traffic is moving slowly.

Officers estimate clean up of the accident will take at least 30 minutes.

Drivers are being asked to avoid the area if possible.

Online Reporter: Ashley Gatz

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