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2 injured in Datto crash, more details released

Car involved in the crash. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook) Car involved in the crash. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook)
Investigators say the car struck the rear dual axles of the tractor-trailer. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook) Investigators say the car struck the rear dual axles of the tractor-trailer. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook)
The impact of the crash knocked the rear axles off the trailer. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook) The impact of the crash knocked the rear axles off the trailer. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook)
Two people in the car were taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook) Two people in the car were taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. (Source: Kandice Marie Brumble via Facebook)
CLAY COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Two people were injured in a crash near Datto involving a car and a tractor-trailer.

Crews in Clay County responded to the crash just north of Datto on Highway 67/62.

According to Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller, a southbound car crossed the centerline and struck the rear dual-axles of a northbound semi.

One person was airlifted from the scene while another person was taken to a Pocahontas hospital to be flown to another hospital.

Miller was unsure if they were to be sent to a Memphis or Jonesboro hospital. 

The driver of the truck was not injured.

Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute updates.

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