Three Vehicle Accident Reported At Intersection Of HWY 35, Benjamin Ave In Madison County

NORFOLK – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office responded to a three vehicle accident Monday late afternoon.

According to a release, the accident occurred at approximately 4:45 p.m. on Monday, October 11 in the intersection of Highway 35 and Benjamin Avenue just out of Norfolk.

Two vehicles were northbound on Highway 35, when they collided with a westbound vehicle in the Benjamin Avenue intersection. All three vehicles were towed from the scene due to the damage sustained.

A Norfolk resident, Lupita Pena and a Hoskins resident, Christian Heppner, were both transported to Faith Regional Hospital for their injuries.

The third driver, Kristina Betz of Norfolk, left the scene with minor injuries.

Two of the drivers were wearing seatbelts at the time of the accident which is currently being investigated by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office and charges are pending.

Contact the Madison County Sheriff’s Department at 402-454-2110 for further information.