US 49 accident sends 5 to hospital

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Traffic is slowly starting to flow again on highway 49 around the Farrville curve between Brookland and Jonesboro after a serious accident shut down all lanes.

Five people, including an infant were injured and transported to the hospital. Two people were airlifted to The Med in Memphis.

Police say an Eastbound Hyundai Santa Fe apparently crossed the center lane and hit a Ford Focus head-on.