An eight-car pileup brought traffic along U.S. Highway 190 to a near halt Monday around 8 a.m.

The accident was caused by a vehicle pulling out in front of another near W.S. Young Drive, causing a “domino effect,” said Carroll Smith, Killeen Police Department spokeswoman.

Police diverted traffic from the eastbound lane onto the service road. Smith said several people with minor injuries were transported to area hospitals.

Contact Natalie Stewart at nstewart@kdhnews.com or 254-501-7555

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.