TEMPE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - Westbound lanes of the U.S. 60 in Tempe were reopened after they were temporarily closed following a serious crash on Tuesday night.

[WATCH: 4 people hurt in crash on US 60 in Tempe]

It happened just west of the Loop 101 near McClintock Drive around 7 p.m. According to the Department of Public Safety, the crash was caused by a car that was stopped in the middle lane.

A total of four vehicles were involved, according to the Tempe Fire Department. At least two people had to be extricated and suffered serious injuries. Two more adults were hospitalized but their injuries weren't considered life-threatening. Emergency responders also evaluated an additional six people, including four kids, but they did not need to be taken to the hospital.


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