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Accident on Main injures 2

Emergency personnel use the Jaws of Life to extract an injured occupant from the green Chevrolet Lumina.|Photo by Allison Brown

Two Atmore residents were injured in a two-vehicle accident on South Main Street during lunchtime Wednesday.

Emergency personnel responded to the accident at the intersection of South Main and Craig streets at approximately 12:50 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon.

The accident involved a green Chevrolet Lumina being driven by Denise Middleton, 52, of Atmore and a white Chevrolet C-10 truck driven by Christopher Michael Allen, 19, of Atmore and sent Betty Chandler and a minor who were traveling in the Lumina to the hospital.

According to APD reports, Allen was traveling south on Main Street and collided with Middleton traveling west on Craig Street, crossing Main, sending his truck spinning.

The injured occupants were transported to Atmore Community Hospital by Atmore Ambulance.