Seatbelt prevents serious injuries in Tyler crash say police

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A seat belt is credited with preventing some serious injuries.

Around 2:30 Monday afternoon, Tyler police were called to a wreck in the 900 block of Gentry Parkway.

Officers say a white pick-up truck was driving east bound on Gentry when a smaller vehicle took a left hand turn crashing into the truck, causing the truck to roll over.

The driver of the truck suffered no injuries thanks to his seatbelt.

The driver of the smaller car suffered minor injuries. He was taken to a nearby hospital.

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