Tyler, TX – EMS At Scene Of Crash At Toll 49 & Old Jacksonville Hwy
Tyler, TX (July 9, 2019) – A two-vehicle crash occurred in south Tyler last causing traffic delays in both directions. The incident was reported on the evening of Monday, July 8th, at the intersection of Toll 49 and Old Jacksonville Hwy.
Around 6:19 p.m. emergency responders arrived at the scene to render aid to those injured and clear the roads of debris. Traffic has been directed to one lane each for both southbound and northbound lanes. One car had to be towed from the scene, in order to clear the road and reopen to traffic.
Little information has been released concerning the details of the accident or the type and extent of injuries sustained.
EMS is collecting statements from witnesses, as the cause of the accident is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Vehicle Collisions in Texas
Vehicle collisions are more common these days as more and more drivers are on the roads across Texas. 620,534 accidents were reported in 2017, with 254,853 of them ending in injuries.
Being injured in one of these collisions can be a catastrophic event depending on the circumstances surrounding the accident.
Serious harm can result in the victim being unable to return to work, causing a loss of income which creates difficulties when attempting to cover unforeseen medical expenses.
Contact our law offices at (214) 771-9365 if you or a loved one has been injured by a reckless driver.
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