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Five injured in Geneva crash

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GENEVA, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Five people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash that tied up traffic for a couple of hours in west suburban Geneva on Wednesday morning.

The crash occurred at Fabyan Parkway and Kingsland Drive about 6:05 a.m., according to Geneva Police Cmdr. Julie Nash. It involved a large box truck and three passenger vehicles, according to a statement from the Batavia Fire Department.

One of the injured was in serious condition, three were "moderately" injured and one suffered minor injuries, according to the fire department. Another person refused medical treatment.

Firefighters were forced to remove the door of one vehicle to get to one of the injured. Three patients were transported to Delnor Hospital in Geneva, and two patients were taken to Mercy Center in Aurora.

Batavia was assisted by ambulances from the Geneva, St. Charles, Elburn, North Aurora and Aurora fire departments.

The accident impacted traffic around the site of the crash until about 8 a.m., Nash said. The cause of the crash was not yet known.

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