Two people were transported to area hospitals following a four-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in Jackson Township.

One person was taken to Akron General Hospital and one to Mercy Medical Center after an accident at 7:43 a.m. Tuesday involving four vehicles at Lake O'Springs Avenue NW and Pine Creek Street NW in Jackson Township, according to police dispatch.

Lake 'O Springs Avenue NW between Strausser Street NW and Shuffel Street NW was closed while police were on the scene.

Three of the vehicles were towed and one was pulled from a ditch, a police dispatcher said.