DPS on scene of 3 separate wrecks, 1 involving school bus in Smith County

DPS on scene of 3 separate wrecks, 1 involving school bus in Smith County

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Officials are on the scene of three separate wrecks in Smith County Friday morning.

Two separate wrecks are causing big delays on Highway 64 W. at Farm-to-Market Road 279 Friday morning.

According to authorities, just before 7:25 a.m. a passenger vehicle rear ended a log truck on State Highway 64 at Farm-to-Market Road 279, then a Tyler Independent School District bus rear ended a pickup truck in the traffic back up of that first collision.

The school bus driver was transported as a precaution, but no students were injured, according to TISD officials.

No one else was injured in either wreck.

Traffic is slow approaching the 279/64 intersection and on both the east and westbound sides of Highway 64 W.

DPS on scene of wreck between a Ford pickup and a TISD school bus
DPS on scene of wreck between a Ford pickup and a TISD school bus

DPS is also working a crash on FM-2661 at Highway 31 east. Details about the crash are unknown at this time.

DPS urges motorists to use caution in these areas as crews work to clear the scene.

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