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Driver flees scene of wreck, leaves woman injured

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

UPDATE 12:39pm: Authorities say they are searching for the driver of a pickup truck who fled the scene after hitting another vehicle this morning.

Police say they do not have details on what the driver looks like, but they are searching the wooded area near County Road 1234.

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to a hospital. We are not sure of the driver's condition at this time.

This happened around 10:30 a.m. off of Hwy 155 South near Loop 49. That's right by County Road 1234.

Noonday Fire Department helped clear the southbound lanes of Hwy 155, which are now open after being closed for more than an hour.

We will continue to keep you updated as we learn more. ____________________________________________________________________________

Tyler police have confirmed a two vehicle accident off of Hwy 155 just south of Loop 49.

Police say there are possible injuries and the vehicles are blocking the road.

This wreck happened around 10:30 a.m. near County Road 1234.

We will update you with more information as it becomes available.

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