Southwest Drive crash sends three people to the hospital

JONESBORO, AR. (KAIT) - The crash happened just before 7:00 P.M. on Monday night. It occurred on Southwest Drive, just north of Mount Carmel Rd.

Jonesboro Police say a Hyundai Elantra slammed into the back of a slow-moving dump truck.

Judging by the skid marks, the driver slammed on his brakes at 90 ft. before impact.

The driver of the Hyundai was flown to the Med.

The passengers were taken to St. Bernard's with minor injuries.

Police do not believe seat belts were in use.

No one in the dump truck suffered injuries.

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