Fatal car versus train accident in Fayette County

Three people died after a collision between a train and a car Friday afternoon in Fayette County.

Officials at the scene of the accident, which occurred near the intersection of Highway 57 and Liberty Road, said there was no apparent damage to the train.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, two passengers of the car died at the scene.  Two others were transported by Air Wing to hospitals in Memphis.

The cause of the accident was not immediately released by authorities.

Action News 5 will bring you additional details on this story as they develop.