Phenix City accident causes major delays

Phenix City accident causes major delays

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A huge accident on the 280 Bypass in Phenix City sent several people to the hospital and caused major traffic delays.

The accident involved two cars and one 18 wheeler.

Four people were transported to local hospitals. First responders on the scene told News Leader 9 what happened.

"At about 6:48 a truck hit two vehicles in the northbound lane of 280. There were 3 people transported from the two vehicles, as well the driver," says Russell County Emergency Manager Bob Franklin.

No word yet on the medical condition of the victims. Authorities also don't know what caused the accident.

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