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One Person Airlifted After Accident in Martin County

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MARTIN COUNTY - One person was airlifted to the hospital after an accident in Martin County.

We're told the accident happened at the intersection of Highway 176 and FM 1212 around 6 a.m. Saturday morning.

Officials tell NewsWest 9, an SUV pulled out in front of a truck and was t-boned.

The driver of the SUV, 28-year-old Derek Ming of Odessa, had to be extracted from the SUV with the use of the Jaws of Life.

Ming was airlifted to Midland Memorial Hospital and is currently in critical condition.

The accident is still under investigation.