A two car accident at about 3pm Friday afternoon sent three to the hospital, one who had to be extracted from the vehicle by rescue personnel.

At 2:57 p.m. the Auburn Fire Rescue Department responded to Rt. 20 and South Street for a two car motor vehicle accident.   Upon arrival of the accident, AFRD crews found one person trapped in the collision and two others injured.

The person trapped in the collision was extricated by the AFRD with the jaws of life.  Three people were transported with serious injuries to UMass Medical Center by two Auburn Fire Rescue ambulances and one Oxford Fire ambulance. The identities and conditions of the victims was not immediately available.

The accident is under investigation by the Auburn Police Department.

Photo courtesy AFRD

Photo courtesy AFRD

Photo courtesy AFRD

Photo courtesy AFRD