A three car accident Thursday afternoon in Mineola sent one adult and one child to a Tyler hospital via helicopter. Three others were injured in the crash.

According to Mineola Fire Department PIO, Steve Finley, members of the Mineola Volunteer Fire Department responded to the accident on HWY 69 and Kings Ln just before 4:30 p.m.

An S-10 pickup, a maroon truck and a Cryer 300 were involved in the crash. The extent of the injuries sustained by those involved in the crash is unknown.

Mineola Police also responded to the scene. A portion of HWY 69 was temporarily shut down for helicopters from Tyler and Mt Pleasant to land.