Police say that four people are hospitalized in crash that upsets Monday afternoon traffic.

KOIN 6 NEWS - The remains of two vehicles involved in the Monday crash.Traffic was disrupted on southbound I-205 near the Northeast Sandy Boulevard exit by a major crash Monday afternoon, Jan. 18.

The names and conditions of the victims were not immediately available.

According to authorities, four people were taken to a hospital and drivers were warned about severe traffic delays in the area as emergency crews respond to the scene.

Portland police told KOIN 6 News that four vehicles were involved in the crash, which resulted in two cars becoming engulfed in flames.

Of the four people taken to a hospital, two were in critical condition, including one with burn injuries, according to Portland Fire & Rescue.

KOIN 6 News is a news partner of the Portland Tribune. Their story can be found here.

You count on us to stay informed and we depend on you to fund our efforts. Quality local journalism takes time and money. Please support us to protect the future of community journalism.

Have a thought or opinion on the news of the day? Get on your soapbox and share your opinions with the world. Send us a Letter to the Editor!