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DALLAS Two people were injured in a head-on collision on a downtown Dallas freeway early Sunday morning.

Dallas County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Carmen Castro said a deputy encountered the accident in the northbound lanes of Interstate 45 near Live Oak Street just before 5 a.m.

Castro said one of the vehicles had been traveling the wrong way on the elevated highway.

The drivers were pinned in their vehicles. Dallas Fire-Rescue got them out and took them to hospitals.

Castro said no information about the status of the victims was available.

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