GILBERT, Ariz. -- Police and fire units responded to the scene of a serious crash involving a dump truck on Higley Road at Queen Creek Rd.
It happened just before 7 a.m. on Monday.
Video from Chopper 3 showed a dump truck, a pickup truck with a trailer and a small car collided. All three vehicles ended up in the northbound lanes of Higley Road.
Two people in the small car had to be extricated by firefighters, according to the Gilbert Fire Department. They were transported by helicopters to a hospital. Three other people had minor injuries.
Traffic in the area is restricted. Higley Road was closed northbound and Queen Creek Road was closed westbound.