COLUMBUS - A two-vehicle accident just outside of Columbus caused multiple injuries on Tuesday evening.

The accident occurred just after 6:00 PM at the intersection of Highway 30 and E 29th Avenue. A truck hauling a Timpte grain trailer collided with another vehicle, and both came to rest in the intersection near Dickie Doodles.

The Platte County Sheriff's Office along with Columbus Fire and Rescue responded to the scene. Two people, a man and a woman, were transported to Columbus Community Hospital, but the extent of their injuries are unknown at this time.

The exact cause of the accident is currently under investigation by the Platte County Sheriff's Department.