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1 person injured in head-on collision in Midland Co.

Photo from the scene. (Source; KWES) Photo from the scene. (Source; KWES)
MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

UPDATE: Authorities said the driver of a black truck was traveling eastbound at a high rate of speed on Highway 80.

That's when, authorities said, the vehicle traveled through the median of the highway and struck a green truck that was stopped at a light facing westbound.

The driver of the black truck was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.

We're told the driver of the green truck had minor injuries but wasn't taken to the hospital.

Traffic in the area is expected to be open around 4 p.m.

The accident is still under investigation.

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Traffic is being diverted along Highway 80 following a crash in Midland County.

The crash is located on Highway 80 and County Road 1290.

We're told that westbound traffic on Highway 80 is being diverted at this time onto the service road.

Officials said at least one person has been taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

No other details have been released at this time.

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