PEPPERELL — Two women suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of Hillside Street and Route 119 at around 6:10 p.m. Tuesday.

The women were the only occupants of the vehicles, which crashed head-on, according to John Guilfoil, a spokesperson for the Pepperell Police Department.

Medical helicopters were requested by emergency crews to transport the pair to hospitals, Guilfoil said. The women’s identities were not immediately available.

Route 119 was closed between Route 113 and Townsend Road during the course of the crash-scene investigation.

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