Accident on Highway 349 Backs Up Traffic for Several Hours

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY - Something that's becoming an unpleasant theme, another accident occurred on Highway 349.

The accident happened in Martin County.

We're told one driver was trying to pass another, just north of Highway 176.

That's when the crash happened.

Three cars were involved and one person was taken to Midland Memorial.

Traffic was backed up for a few hours so crews could work the scene.