Fully loaded car hauler overturns after hydroplaning in Rusk County

Fully loaded car hauler overturns after hydroplaning in Rusk County
This car hauler overturned after hydroplaning on the US 259 extension in Rusk County. (Source: KLTV)

RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - A fully loaded car hauler has overturned after hydroplaning on the US 259 bypass near Kilgore.

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According to Michael Searcy with the Rusk County Office of Emergency Management, the cleanup will take a while. The wreck occurred around 9:20 a.m.

This car hauler overturned after hydroplaning on the US 259 extension in Rusk County.
This car hauler overturned after hydroplaning on the US 259 extension in Rusk County. (Source: KLTV)

According to a DPS trooper on the scene, the truck hydroplaned and ended up in a ditch. Two people were taken to a hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

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