FREMONT -- Two people have been transported to local hospitals after a tractor trailer and several vehicles collided Thursday evening.

Fremont police responded to Paseo Padre Parkway between Ardenwood Boulevard and Tupelo Street early Thursday evening for reports of at least one overturned vehicle in a multi-vehicle accident that involved a tractor trailer.

Fremont police said one woman was found unconscious and chemicals were spilled along the roadway. The extent of the woman's injuries was not immediately known, but she was transported to Eden Medical Center.

Another person was transported to a local hospital in San Jose, police said.

It is unclear where the chemicals came from. Motorists are advised to avoid the area until at least midnight while the roadway is cleared.

Check back for updates.

Contact Katie Nelson at 925-945-4780 or follow her at Twitter.com/katienelson210.



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