Five people were sent to local hospitals, including a pregnant woman, after a car crash on Hwy 437 and Lee Road north of Covington Sunday morning, according to a St. Tammany Fire District 12 release.
Around 9:30 a.m. a family sedan and garbage truck were heading south on the Hwy 437 when a garbage truck was hit by a sedan as the truck turned left, according to the release.
The truck rolled over, damaging the engine compartment and part of the sedan's backseat, according to the release.
Sedan passengers included a husband, wife and two young children. The release states the husband and two children suffered moderate injuries.
According to the release. the six-month pregnant mother sustained more severe injuries and was airlifted to a local hospital.