Driver crashes into tree after blowout in Longview

Driver crashes into tree after blowout in Longview
One person taken to hospital Thursday after single-vehicle wreck on Eastman Road near the intersection of Whaley Street in Longview. (Jamey Boyum/KLTV Multimedia Journalist)

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Longview police worked to a single-vehicle wreck that happened Thursday afternoon on Eastman Road near the intersection of Whaley Street.

Police say the driver was traveling north on Eastman Road when he had a blowout, lost control, crossed southbound traffic and crashed into a tree.

The driver was the only person in the vehicle. He was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No citations were issued.

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