1 hospitalized in multi-vehicle accident in Lansing

LANSING, Mich. (WSYM) - The Lansing Police Department is investigating a three-car crash that sent one person to the hospital.

The crash happened at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. and Malcolm X Street in Lansing around 10:30 p.m. Monday.

At least two other people were hurt and were treated for their injuries at the scene, Lansing police said.

The person who had to be taken to the hospital is expected to survive, police said.

The crash closed down the intersection for a couple of hours but it has since reopened.

The Lansing Police Department says a man ran away from the scene before officers arrived and officers are looking for him.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.