Three injured in 3-car crash near Bennet

By:  Newsroom

One person had to be taken by helicopter to the hospital.

The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office says the crash happened at around 8:30 Wednesday morning.  Deputies say three cars collided on Highway 43 near Saltillo Road north of Bennet.

The driver of a pickup was taken to the hospital by Lifeflight, however, his injuries are not life-threatening.  Highway 34 remains closed to traffic at this time.  Two others were also treated for minor injuries.