Boardman Police responded to a crash on Mathews Road that sent five people to the hospital Wednesday evening. 

Police say the crash happened just before 6 p.m.

Officials say a Gateway to Better Living's van was backing out and failed to yield. The van crashed into a car on Mathews Road, causing the car to flip. 

Authorities say the 22-year-old driver of the car was OK. 

Boardman Police say the van was carrying five mentally disabled people. Those five were sent to the hospital as a precautionary measure. 

Police say the driver of the van was driving with a suspended license. 

The crash remains under investigation.