A multiple vehicle crash has shutdown Hixson Pike in between Dalton Lane and Chip Drive for a period of time on Tuesday. 

Hamilton County Sheriff's Office says according to the preliminary investigation, the driver of a Chevy Trailblazer heading northbound on Hixson Pike crossed over the center lane and veered into the opposite lane where it hit Honda Civic with three passengers in the driver-side door.

The driver had to be extricated from the Civic due to the damage suffered from the accident. The driver and two occupants in the car, were transported to a local hospital via HCEMS. 

The driver of the Trailblazer, was transported to a local hospital by a relative in a private vehicle.