One car accident sends 3 people to hospital

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Three people had to be taken to area hospitals after a one car crash on Highland Drive.

The accident happened around 3pm Wednesday afternoon on highland Drive across from the Butterball Plant.

According to Jonesboro Police, a car from Blytheville was traveling westbound on Highland when it ran off the roadway, hit a culvert, and landed upside down.

The driver of the car had to be cut from the vehicle, and transported to a local hospital with lacerations.

Two passengers were also transported to local hospitals. Both were conscious and awake, but their conditions were not believed to be severe.

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