Updated September 18, 2019

Giles County EMS, Fire and Rescue, Pulaski Electric System and the Tennessee Highway Patrol were called to a two-vehicle crash on Highway 31 South between Rose Road and Tucker Bend Road Tuesday afternoon.

Involved in the accident was a SUV and a 18 wheeler.  The driver and passengers in the SUV were injured and transported to an area hospital and driver of the truck was not injured.

The SUV caught fire after the accident and had to be extinguished by the rescue volunteers.

Highway 31 was closed for several hours following the 5 p.m. accident..

The accident remains under investigation.