UPDATE: 58 car pile up in Garrett County sends multiple people to the hospital

Maryland

GARRETT COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) — Police are investigating a crash in Garrett County that involved 58 cars.

Maryland State Police say the incident, that included 29 separate collisions, happened Sunday afternoon on I-68 Westbound near the Finzel exit.

Cars were piled up on top of each other with heavy damage, leaving debris all over the ground.

Investigators believe the heavy fog in the area at the time of the crashes was a factor. They say, 10 people were taken to the hospital with non life threatening injuries. The roads were closed for approximately 4 hours.

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