LAND O' LAKES (FOX 13) - Eight people, including a child, have been injured in an accident in Pasco County.
Westbound SR-52 is closed at Hays Road due to the traffic crash.
Pasco Fire Rescue says several of the patients were sent to the hospital as trauma alerts.
A medical helicopter had been requested to help transport patients.
Due to the number of patients involved in the crash, the incident is being called a level 1 mass casualty incident.
Pasco Fire Rescue asks drivers to avoid the area if possible.
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