Wise County, TX – Fatality and Injuries Reported In Head-On Crash On FM 51
Wise County, TX (May 27, 2019) – At approximately 3:45 p.m. on May 25, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Farm to Market Road 51.
According to reports, a pickup truck was traveling south along FM 51 when it had a tire blowout. As a result, the truck veered into the oncoming lane of traffic and struck a vehicle, which was heading north along FM 51 head-on.
The driver of the northbound truck, who was only identified as a 69-year-old male, was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. The driver of the southbound truck was airlifted to JPS Hospital for treatment to serious injuries sustained in the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
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