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One Airlifted, Two Others Injured After Accident Outside of Stanton

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY – One person was airlifted to the hospital and two others were injured after a morning accident outside of Stanton.

The accident happened around 8:30 a.m. on Interstate 20, near mile marker 158.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a truck tractor semi-trailer was behind a pickup and a pulling unit.

We’re told the semi-trailer failed to control speed and rear ended the pickup truck.

One person in the pickup truck was airlifted to Midland Memorial Hospital while a second person in the pickup truck was taken by ambulance.

There’s no word on the extent of their injuries at this time.

We’re told the semi-trailer driver was not injured but received a citation for failing to control speed.

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