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4-Vehicle Wreck Causes Backup On 287

A man has to be cut out of his car for medical attention Sunday afternoon. Police say he lost control of his vehicle on Highway 287 just after 2:30pm.

Police tell NewsChannel6 a Corvette was driving in the northbound lanes of the highway when it spun out of control and skidded across the median into oncoming traffic. That's when it collided with a semi truck. The impact was so great it knocked off the truck's rear axle.

The Corvette then hit another vehicle sending that vehicle into a ditch. Another semi then hit the Corvette before it came to a stop.

Iowa Park first responders had to cut the man out of the car. He was taken to United Regional with non-life threatening injuries.

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