3 Injured in Accident

A two car accident in North Tyler has left 3 people injured. The accident happened around 4 p.m. in the northbound lanes of Hwy 271, about 4 miles south of I-20. Police believe the driver of a red Grand Am was heading southbound in the northbound lanes when he colllided head on with a Caddillac SUV carrying two women. Both the driver of the Grand Am and the passenger in the Caddillac were taken to the hospital in critical condition. The other female was considered stable. Police continue to investigate why the man was driving south in the northbound lanes.

Chris Gibson, reporting