Tuesday accident tied up Highway 3
A section of Highway 3 was closed for about an hour Tuesday as police and ambulance crews attended to an accident that left three women injured.
According to Farmington police sergeant Jim Murphy, two vehicles were headed southbound on Highway 3. The woman driver of the first vehicle, a Scion XA, had stopped to make a left-hand turn onto 200th Street. While she was stopped, the second vehicle, a Mercury Tracer driven by an elderly woman, struck the Scion from behind.