CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Six people were hurt after three vehicles collided head-on while traveling the Billy Graham Parkway Thursday evening.

It happened around 8 p.m. between S. Tryon St. and W. Tyvola Rd.

Several first responders were on scene including Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, Charlotte Fire, and Medic.

CMPD said a vehicle that left the airport with two adults and two juveniles going east on Billy Graham Parkway crossed over the median into oncoming traffic. 

That's when two vehicles going west on Billy Graham Parkway struck the first vehicle head-on. 

Medic said six people were taken to the hospital. The driver of the first vehicle had life-threatening injuries. Five others had non-life-threatening injuries.

Stay with NBC Charlotte for the latest on this developing story.