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Several people transported to hospital following 10 car pileup in Upton County, drivers still being diverted

(Source: Bonnie Stovall). (Source: Bonnie Stovall).
UPTON COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

The Department of Public Safety is working a 10 car pile up, injury crash in Upton County on Highway 349 between Midland And Rankin.

Authorities say several people were transported to Midland Memorial Hospital. One person suffered serious injuries.

The preliminary investigation determined that there was zero visibility during a dust storm at the time. 

Authorities say the crash was the result of two separate collisions that caused a chain reaction.

Highway 349 is still closed from 1787 south to Rankin. You are encouraged to avoid the area and take a different route.

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