Photo courtesy Auburn Fire Rescue Department.

Photo courtesy Auburn Fire Rescue Department.

 

A serious motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Eaton Ave. and Southbridge St. sent four to the hospital and tied up traffic on Southbridge St. Thursday morning.

Auburn Fire Rescue and Auburn Police were called to the scene of the two car crash around 7:50am Thursday morning. A pickup truck and a sedan had collided, blocking most of Southbridge St. The road had to be closed for a short period while crews secured the scene. Just one lane of traffic was getting through the area for about 45 minutes while the accident was cleaned up.

According to Auburn Fire Rescue, four people had to be transported to the hospital.  There was no immediate word on the condition or identities of those involved.