POLK TWP., Pa. - Four people were taken to the hospital after a head-on crash in Monroe County Thursday evening.

Two pickup trucks collided in front of the Polk Township fire company around 7:25 p.m., county dispatchers said.

Four people were trapped and had to be freed from the trucks. Three went to Pocono Medical in East Stroudsburg and one person was taken to Lehigh Valley Health Network Cedar Crest.

The crash had closed a stretch of Route 209, but it reopened around 8:45 p.m.