Multiple People Injured In Accident Near Meadow Grove

MEADOW GROVE- Multiple people were injured in a crash Wednesday 1 mile west of Meadow Grove. At about 1:15pm, two vehicles collided near the intersection of Highway 275 and 538 Road. According to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, an eastbound SUV crossed the centerline of the highway and struck a pickup owned by Madison County and operated by a Madison County employee. The front seat passenger of the SUV was flown by medical helicopter from the scene. Five other people, including the driver, from the SUV and lone occupant of the pickup were transported to Faith Regional by ambulance. The driver of the SUV was later flown out of Faith Regional due to his injuries. The accident is being investigated.