Three injured after crash in Montmorenci

A wreck at the intersection of U-S 52 and 231 sent three people to the hospital and slowed traffic earlier Sunday evening. (WLFI Photo)
A wreck at the intersection of U-S 52 and 231 sent three people to the hospital and slowed traffic earlier Sunday evening. (WLFI Photo)

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — A wreck at the intersection of U.S. 52 and U.S. 231 sent three people to the hospital and slowed traffic earlier Sunday evening.

Crews responded to a crash in Montmorenci around 5:30 p.m.

Witnesses told News 18, a Toyota Corolla was headed westbound on U.S. 52 when it struck an SUV crossing the intersection at U.S. 231.

Deputies said the driver of the SUV failed to yield to the oncoming Toyota.

Three people were taken to the hospital, but deputies would not comment on their conditions.

The roads remained opened throughout the cleanup.