Involves Four Vehicles
One wreck turns into two Monday
night at the U.S. Hwy 231 and Union Grove Road (Hwy 240)
intersection in Morgan City. Four vehicles were involved.
Photos courtesy of Ricky
July 8, 2008
It started as a two vehicle
wreck at the intersection of U.S. Hwy 231 and Union Grove Road
Monday night. Within minutes a third car swerving to miss
the first accident struck a fourth vehicle creating a four car
pile-up at the intersection. One of the vehicles caught
fire after the accident.
One woman was
trapped in one of the cars and required extrication to free her
from the wreckage. She was flown to Huntsville Hospital by
Med Flight helicopter. She was reported to be suffering
from injuries to the legs and lower body. At least one
other woman was transported to Marshall Medical Center North.
She was treated and released.
Volunteer Fire Department and Samaritan Ambulance Service
responded to the wreck and provided fire suppression and
Emergency Medical Care. The accident is under
investigation by Alabama State Troopers. Marshall and
Morgan County Sheriffs departments also assisted at the scene.