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2 Car Accidents on I-40

Two bad accidents along I-40 Saturday just minutes apart and about a mile apart, leave four people battling critical injuries.

The latest wreck happened along the interstate near Bushland at mile marker 59 at around seven.

NewsChannel 10 was told a small car ran into the back of an 18-wheeler. Two people in the car were taken to the hospital, one had to be air-lifted.

Traffic was backed up in the eastbound lanes when this wreck happened. Because just a few minutes earlier another wreck occurred in the eastbound lanes of I-40 just a mile away.

NewsChannel 10 was told in this one a van lost control and rolled. Two people were inside.

They were also taken to the hospital in critical condition.