KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

Kingsport police urge drivers to stay away from the Target area on Highway 11-W after a major wreck.

It happened around 1:45 Wednesday afternoon in the eastbound lanes.

Police tell News 5 several cars are involved and several people have been taken to Holston Valley Hospital to be treated for injuries.

The eastbound lanes are closed until the wreck can be cleared. Drivers should take alternate routes, if possible.