MFD vehicle involved in three car accident in Meridian

(Photo Source: WTOK-TV)

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) -- Three cars, including a Meridian Fire Department vehicle, were involved in an accident Friday afternoon.

It happened just before 4 p.m. Friday afternoon near the intersection of Hawkins Crossing Road and Highway 11 and 80.

One of the cars knocked down a power pole. All of the cars' air bags deployed.

The Meridian Fire and Rescue truck was stuck in a ditch after the accident.

Two people were taken by ambulance to local hospitals.