Driver transported out by helicopter in two-vehicle wreck

CORRIGAN, TX (KTRE) - CORRIGAN, TX (KTRE) - Hazmat crews have cleared debris from a wreck on U.S. 59 South in Corrigan and have opened all lanes following a wreck between an 18-wheeler and another vehicle.

According to Corrigan Police, a driver of a car was traveling southbound and apparently veered over into northbound traffic and struck and oncoming 18-wheeler.

Police are withholding the names of both drivers.

The driver of the car was taken by helicopter to a hospital with unknown injuries.

A Hazmat team was called in to help clear debris, including oil spilled from the vehicles.

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