Gladewater, TX – 1 Injured in 2-Vehicle Crash on US-271
Gladewater, TX (December 12, 2019) – A collision caused by a deer resulted in injuries on US Highway 271 Tuesday night.
On December 10, authorities rushed to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on US Highway 271.
According to reports, two vehicles were traveling in opposite directions along the highway when a deer ran out in front of them. One of the drivers swerved to miss hitting the deer, crashing into the second vehicle.
The driver of the truck involved in the collision incurred only minor injuries. The second driver was seriously injured and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Texas
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