Three People Transported After Accident in Martin County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY - Three people were transported to the hospital after an accident near Grady High School.

Authorities responded to the accident near the intersection of Highway 176 and FM 829.

According to Martin County Sheriff John Woodward, a truck slammed into a pulling unit.

We're told two people were taken by air evac to Medical Center Hospital and one by ambulance to Midland Memorial Hospital.

Woodward said the driver of the pickup with the three men may have gotten distracted causing him to hit the pulling unit truck.

The driver of the pulling unit was ok and refused transport.