‘Major’ crash with injuries shut down Johnson Avenue
JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - A “major” crash with injuries Monday afternoon shut down traffic on Johnson Avenue.
Jeff Presley, Jonesboro & Craighead County E911 director, reported the crash happened at the intersection of Johnson and Bridge Street shortly after 1:30 p.m.
“All westbound traffic on Johnson is closed at this time,” he said.
Two wreckers, as well as three ambulances and a fire engine, have been called to the scene.
Miranda Reynolds, our reporter on the scene, said emergency crews used the “jaws of life” to rescue a victim trapped inside one of the vehicles.
Region 8 News will update this story as details emerge.
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