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One person arrested in major wreck on N. Loop 1604 that sent three to hospital

The crash happened near N.W. Military Hwy. on Monday, and video from eyewitnesses at the scene showed one vehicle flipped over and several others involved.
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SAN ANTONIO — One person is under arrest, accused of intoxication assault in a serious crash that happened on Monday afternoon on the city's northwest side, according to the San Antonio Police Department. Danny Orellanes, 27, is the person police say was at fault.

Three people were taken to area hospitals after a major collision involving multiple vehicles on Loop 1604.

According to a preliminary report from SAPD, witnesses said Orellanes was driving a flatbed truck, traveling at a high rate of speed and was weaving in and out of traffic.

The crash happened near N.W. Military Hwy, and video from eyewitnesses at the scene showed one vehicle flipped over and several others involved in the crash. San Antonio Fire Department officials said three people were taken to the hospital, one in serious condition.

Aerial video from the scene showed a big-rig truck that hit a pickup truck from behind, and at least three other personal vehicles that were involved in the crash.

Editor's note: the video below features explicit language.

We will update this story as it develops.