The victims jumped from the Yellowstone River Bridge through the accident to keep away from being hit by one of many automobiles, the Montana Highway Patrol (MHP) tweeted
. They are anticipated to recuperate.
Officials imagine the reason for the crash was ice on the bridge, according to MHP
The crash occurred on I-90 westbound close to the I-94 break up in Lockwood, about six miles northeast of Billings. I-90 WB is shut down beginning at that break up whereas troopers examine the crash, MHP tweeted.
A special weather statement
was issued by the National Weather Service in Billings early Saturday afternoon stating a heavy line of snow showers was noticed shifting into the realm at 15 mph. The assertion warned the affected roads included I-94 and I-90 and that circumstances might deteriorate quickly.
NWS reported mild snow and mist within the Billings space since Saturday morning, with temperatures round 20 levels Fahrenheit within the morning and a excessive of 32 levels.