5 rushed to hospital after multi-vehicle crash in Gaithersburg, officials say

Five people have been rushed to the hospital after a multi-vehicle crash in Gaithersburg on Friday, according to officials.

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service said the crash happened on Woodfield Road and Midcounty Highway before noon.

Officials said two patients were rushed to the hospital with serious injuries while three others were taken to the hospital with less serious injuries.

Lanes were closed on Midcounty Highway while crews investigated, but the lanes have since reopened, according to officials.