Kilgore, TX – Two Injured In Crash On US Highway 259 Bypass
Kilgore, TX (May 13, 2019) – Around 4:50 a.m. on May 13, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on US Highway 259 Bypass.
The incident occurred just north of Synergy Boulevard. Kilgore Fire Department and police arrived at the scene to find a pickup truck off the road. The motor vehicle crashed underneath the bridge by the railroad tracks.
One person was able to escape from inside the vehicle, but a second person remained pinned inside. Fire and Rescue crews worked diligently to extricate the injured person before transporting both victims to an area hospital.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
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