3 injured in wreck at Hwy 72 & Blackburn Road, west of Athens

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ATHENS, Ala. – Emergency medical teams are working at the scene of a three-vehicle wreck at the intersection of U.S. 72 near Blackburn Road in Limestone County.

One vehicle was struck from the rear and the vehicle flipped. The same vehicle clipped part of one house, and then heavily damaged another house on the north side of 72.

Two motorists were transported to the hospital by ambulance. One taken to Huntsville Hospital, and the other to Athens-Limestone Hospital.

The third driver was  transported to Huntsville Hospital in a MedFlight helicopter.

The names and conditions of those injured have not yet been released.

WHNT News 19 has crew on the scene, and will have updated information as it comes through.