EDITOR'S NOTE: A previous version of this story reported the wrong number of people transported to the hospital. 

JEFFERSONVILLE — Four people, three with serious injuries, were sent to University of Louisville Hospital following a two-car wreck on 10th Street in Jeffersonville on Friday.

The Jeffersonville Fire Department responded to the wreck near Vissing Park Road around 3:15 p.m. JFD Sgt. Justin Ames said three people inside a red Ford Excursion had to be extricated through the back of the vehicle. The driver of the second car, a green mini-van, had to be extricated.

Jeffersonville police also responded. Investigators believe the Excursion was traveling east on 10th Street when it struck the van turning from 10th onto Vissing Park Drive.

Elizabeth DePompei is the digital editor for The News and Tribune. She has degrees in journalism and film from the University of Cincinnati and CUNY's Hunter College and was previously the paper's criminal justice reporter.