Two local men were injured this morning in a three-car accident at the deadly intersection of highways 341 and 18 in Barnesville.Tommy Middleton, a Butts County sheriff’s investigator who lives on Five Points Rd., was transported by ambulance to an area hospital as was local painter Bill Emerson. Neither had injuries that appeared life-threatening.Middleton’s county-issue Dodge Charger collided with a truck in which Emerson was a passenger. The patrol car then crashed into a third car. A woman and young girl in the third vehicle were shaken up but not seriously injured.As officers were directing traffic at the chaotic scene, another, minor collision occurred near the entrance to Walgreens. There were no injuries in that crash.