Crews on scene of rollover involving propane truck in Smith County

Crews on scene of rollover involving propane truck in Smith County
Propane Truck Rollover (Source: KLTV)

SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - Crews are on the scene of a rollover accident involving a propane truck in northwestern Smith County.

According to the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, the accident is located in the 19100 block of CR 419. DPS said this is just west of FM 724.

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According to DPS, preliminary reports indicate that the driver was traveling westbound on CR 419 and swerved to avoid a dog in the roadway. The vehicle ran off the roadway to the right and rolled onto its side causing a breach in the propane tank as well as fuel spillage. Hazardous material crews are scene to clear the spillage. The driver was reported to have sustained minor injuries.

Units from the Lindale Volunteer Fire Department as well as Red Springs, Dixie, and Winona Fire along with DPS have all responded to the scene.

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