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3 people injured in I-90 crash in Billings

Posted at 8:29 PM, Sep 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-25 22:29:56-04

Update 8:30 p.m. Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 near the South Billings Boulevard exit.

A pickup rear ended a car that was slowing for construction in the area, then overturned, according to the Montana Highway Patrol.

A man and a woman were extricated from the overturned pickup and taken to the hospital. The woman was not wearing a seat belt, according to Trooper Brennen Plucker.

The driver of the car, a man, was also taken to the hospital.

Plucker said the pickup driver was distracted and did not see the car slowing down.

All eastbound lanes opened just after 8 p.m.

Update 6:15 p.m. One lane of eastbound Interstate 90 has reopened following a rollover crash, but the right lane remains closed.

The eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 closed temporarily Friday afternoon near the South Billings Boulevard exit following a rollover crash.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.