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Child flown to Dallas hospital after wreck on Henderson Co. bridge

HENDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Emergency crews are on scene of a major accident near Gun Barrel City in Henderson County.

The accident occurred in the 3000 block of W. Main Street on the bridge that crosses the Cedar Creek Reservoir.

East Texas Medical Center confirms that one child has been air lifted to Dallas. Multiple helicopters have been dispatched to the scene.

Traffic is stopped on both W. Main Street and Highway 334. Gun Barrel Police Department said W. Main Street will probably be closed for several more hours. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area as emergency personnel work the accident.

Officials have not confirmed the number of vehicles involved or if any other injuries occurred.

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