Three people were injured in a two-vehicle accident south of Nicollet on Wednesday afternoon.

The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office reports the vehicles collided head-on around 1:24 p.m. on Nicollet County Road 23. 

A 26-year old woman from Fairmont who was driving one of the vehicles suffered serious injuries and was airlifted from the scene.

Two people in the other vehicle were injured and transported by ambulance to the hospital. A 48-year old man from Lake Crystal was driving the vehicle and a 50-year old woman from Lake Crystal was a passenger.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.