ST. CLOUD - Two people were taken to the hospital after a three vehicle crash in St. Cloud on Wednesday.

St. Cloud Police say the incident happened just before 4:45 p.m. in the 1800 block of Division Street West/Highway 23.

An SUV driven by 52-year-old Allen Sexton of Rockville and a pickup truck driven by 58-year-old Gregory Duea of St. Cloud were both stopped in traffic in the eastbound lane. Another pickup truck driven by 40-year-old Stuart Swenson of St. Cloud rear ended Sexton's vehicle, which then rear ended Duea's vehicle.

Sexton and his passenger, 47-year-old Stacy Sexton, were taken to St. Cloud Hospital by ambulance for non-life threatening injuries. Swenson was given a citation for careless driving.