Emergency crews working 2-vehicle wreck near Loop 571, SH 323 intersection in Henderson

Emergency crews working 2-vehicle wreck near Loop 571, SH 323 intersection in Henderson
4 injured following chase, wreck on Bessemer Road. (Source: Raycom images)

RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - Emergency personnel are at the scene of a major two-vehicle wreck that occurred near the Loop 571 and State Highway 323 intersection in Henderson Saturday afternoon.

“First responders are on the scene of a two-vehicle major crash at Loop 571 and SH 323,” a post on the Rusk County Office of Emergency Management Facebook page stated. “Loop 571 is closed for an inbound helicopter.”

First Responders are on the scene of a two vehicle major crash at Loop 571 and SH 323. Loop 571 is closed for an inbound helicopter.

Posted by Rusk County OEM on Saturday, February 13, 2021

In an update in the comments under the initial post, the Rusk County OEM said that the helicopter was canceled due to weather and that all the patients were being transported to a local hospital by ambulance.

“Expect heavy traffic delays in the area,” the update stated.

Motorists traveling in that part of Henderson should look for alternative routes and/or expect delays.

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