UPDATE: Troup Hwy reopened after major accident
POSTED: Friday, September 30, 2011 - 1:26pm
UPDATED: Friday, September 30, 2011 - 3:15pm
TYLER — Tyler Police confirm that Troup Hwy. is now open and traffic is moving freely.
Northbound lanes on Troup Hwy. are shut down in the area. Traffic is being detoured into the Walmart parking lot.
At least one person has been taken to the hospital.
No word on their condition at this point. Details are still coming in, but officials say two vechicles are involved and one hit an electric pole. It all happened around 1:00 pm on Friday.
KETK will continue to update this story as the details emerge.
Tyler Police are on scene of a major traffic accident onTroup Hwy near Lindbergh Rd. in front of the Taco Bell restaurant in Tyler.
Officials tell KETK two cars are involved and there are reports of injuries.
KETK has a crew on the way and will provide more information as it comes in.
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