THURSDAY UPDATE: The drivers involved in a multiple-vehicle crash Tuesday on Interstate 80 have been identified.

Yomna Ibrahim Elbandrawy of Omaha, Nebraska was the driver of the 2018 Mercedes and remains hospitalized, according to a news release from the Scott County Sheriff’s Office. Nicholas Bogs, of Carbon Cliff, was driving a pick-up truck, and Alison Schmulbach of Champaign, Ill., was driving a 2018 Honda CRV.

Mostafa Elgayesh of Omaha, a passenger in the Mercedes, remains hospitalized in critical condition at University Hospitals, Iowa City, the release says.

This accident remains under investigation by Scott County Sheriff’s Office Accident Investigation Team.

EARLIER UPDATE: Two people were injured in a Scott County accident Tuesday afternoon, according to a news release from the Scott County Sheriff’s Office.

About 4:46 p.m,. the Scott Emergency Communications Center (SECC) received an emergency call for an accident at mile marker 303 on I-80 East in Scott County. This section of interstate is between Middle Road and the LeClaire city limits, the release says.

The original report first came in as a three-vehicle accident. When officers responded they found two occupants in critical condition, the release says.

The Scott County Sheriff’s Office Accident Investigation Team responded along with Iowa State Patrol. On-scene investigations showed that a 2018 Mercedes was slowed or stopped in the travel section of the road when it was rear-ended by a 2007 GMC pick-up truck, the release says. A 2018 Honda CRV rear-ended the pick-up.

One person was flown to University Hospitals, Iowa City, and another was transported to Genesis Medical Center – East Campus. Both were in the Mercedes, the release says.

The crash remains under investigation. Assisting agencies include LeClaire Police and Fire, Bettendorf Police and Fire, Medic, MedForce, Iowa Department of Transportation, and Iowa State Patrol.

EARLIER: Interstate 80 is at a standstill for miles after a crash Tuesday afternoon.

Several vehicles were involved in the crash that happened shortly before 5 p.m. near Mile Marker 303 just east of the Middle Road exit. One pickup truck and at least two other cars were involved.

A MedForce helicopter landed on the highway.

Hundreds of vehicles were backed up at 5:45 p.m. We do not know who was injured or the extent of injuries.

We will stay in contact with law enforcement to provide details when they become available.