We have a developing story out of George West tonight, where there are reports of a major accident involving at least nine cars. Officials tell 3 News that several people were injured. Many of the people who were hurt were taken to Christus Spohn Memorial. A total of five helicopters were called to the scene. Two HALO Flight helicopters, and three others from San Antonio. The accident happened off Highway 281 near Business 59 in George West. The crash happened about 3 Saturday afternoon. A George West police officer was among the people who were taken to the hospital.