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One hospitalized after wreck on Highway 149 near Lakeport

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GREGG COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

One person was hospitalized Thursday after a wreck involving an SUV and a four wheeler. 

According to DPS, at 5:50 p.m. they responded to a wreck on 9600 block of Highway 149 between Tatum and Lakeport. 

Officials said an ATV rider was trying to cross the highway and was hit by an oncoming SUV. The driver of the SUV tried to avoid the ATV but ended up impacting the front bumper, pushing the ATV off the roadway. 

The driver of the ATV was taken by ambulance to a local hospital with minor injuries. The SUV driver was not injured. 

At this time, it is unknown whether the ATV driver will be ticketed. 

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