Victim in fair condition after major one vehicle wreck in Longview

Victim in fair condition after major one vehicle wreck in Longview
KETK Texas Reardon
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POSTED: Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 9:29am

UPDATED: Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 12:33pm

One person was taken to a Longview hospital with serious injuries after a one vehicle wreck in Longview Wednesday night.

According to Longview authorities, around 9:30 p.m., Andrew Talley, 36, was heading southbound on North Eastman Road when he crossed over a median and took out a light pole. 

Talley's vehicle then went down an embankment into the woods near Eastman.

Until officials arrived, Talley was trapped in his car and against a tree in the woods.

Officials with the Longview Fire Department used the "jaws of life" to remove Talley from the vehicle.

Talley was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries and is now in fair condition.

The cause of the wreck is under investigation.

KETK will update with the latest information as it becomesa available.






 

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