Two people were sent to the hospital after the car they were in collided with a tractor trailer.

It happened around 6:30 Tuesday night on Route 222, at the intersection of Krocks Road, in Lower Macungie Township.

Police say 74-year-old Rosemarie Snyder was severely injured and 78-year-old William Snyder suffered minor injuries.

Police say their car went in front of the truck as they were turning left at the intersection.