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Slippery roads cause ambulance to overturn on Highway 271

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SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - An ambulance overturned on Highway 271 in Smith County on Monday morning, one of many wrecks caused by the winter weather that swept through East Texas on Sunday evening.

The Titus Regional Medical Center ambulance had two paramedic inside at the time of the wreck - it was not carrying any patients. Tyler police say both of the paramedics were unhurt.

Highway 271 was reduced to one lane going northbound while officials worked the scene. The scene was cleared around 3:30 a.m. on Monday.

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