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Update: HWY 259 is re-opened

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UPDATE: HWY 259 is now completely open.

Two were transported from a vehicle to Good Shepherd Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. 

There was a small fluid spill from an 18-wheeler which is what took so long for the roadways to be open, Sgt. Terry Linder tells CBS 19.



KILGORE (KYTX) - Emergency crews in Kilgore are on the scene of a major accident with injuries.

The two vehicle crash happened at 3800 North Hwy. 259 . The Roadway is closed.

Motorist are advised to take an alternate route if possible, and police remind drivers to use extra caution and slow down in the wet weather conditions.

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