2 transported to hospital after collision near Dug Hill Road

A wreck off Highway 72 sent two people to the hospital late Saturday afternoon.
A wreck off Highway 72 sent two people to the hospital late Saturday afternoon.

MADISON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - A wreck off Highway 72 sent two people to the hospital late Saturday afternoon.

Officials at the scene of the accident reported two motorcycles collided with a vehicle at the intersection of the highway and Dug Hill Road just before 4 p.m. Witnesses said a person on one of the motorcycles was thrown about 25 yards off the bike and into a ditch.

Hulet Smith III and Mark Mudryk, drivers of the motorcycles, both suffered injuries, while the driver of the vehicle was not injured.

Alabama State Troopers are still investigating the cause of the accident.

Huntsville Hospital said Saturday night Mudryk was in "fair condition." Sunday, Smith was listed in critical condition.

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