UPDATE: Three injured after crash in Potter County, road re-opened

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BOYS RANCH, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – FM-1061 has reopened, according to Texas DPS Sgt. Cindy Barkley, after a crash that caused multiple injuries shut down the road.

Original story:

Texas DPS is responding to a crash with injuries two and a half miles from the Oldham County line, in Potter County.

Three people have been hospitalized after the crash, two air-lifted in critical condition and one by ambulance. According to DPS, a passenger vehicle was driving south on FM-1061 following a pickup truck. The truck slowed to turn into a private drive, and was hit after the passenger vehicle failed to control speed.

The road is still closed at this time, traffic is at a standstill. Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

via MyHighPlains.com Staff

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