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Big rig hydroplanes on N. Loop, hits tree

TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

An 18-wheeler crashed into a tree after hydroplaning on wet roadways, Tuesday.

According to authorities, around 9:15 am the big rig was traveling eastbound in the left-hand lane on N. Loop 323 near N. Broadway when it hydroplaned and ran off the roadway, hitting a tree in the woods.

The driver tells KLTV there was another driver in the right-hand lane that ended up in the ditch next to him.

The driver of the truck was not injured in the wreck.

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