Emergency personnel working major wreck on FM 1252 near Winona

Emergency personnel working major wreck on FM 1252 near Winona
Emergency personnel are at the scene of a major crash on FM 1252 in Smith County. (Source: Jeff Chavez, KLTV)

SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - Multiple area fire departments and troopers from the Texas Department of Public Safety have responded to a one-vehicle crash on FM 1252 near Winona. At least one medical helicopter has been sent to the scene.

The wreck occurred in the 19000 block of FM 1252 between Interstate Highway 20 and Highway 271 at about 4:30 p.m. Monday. According to a DPS press release, the vehicle involved in the crash was a passenger van occupied by 15 people.

All of the victims were transported to local hospitals and were reported to be in stable condition.

“Troopers have cleared the scene and are en route to the emergency rooms to identify and follow up with victims,” the press release stated. ‘The crash remains under investigation, and no further information is available.

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