Two Vehicle Accident Shuts Down Portion of Highway 287 - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Two Vehicle Accident Shuts Down Portion of Highway 287

The southbound lanes of Highway 287 near Bell Road are back open after a two vehicle accident shut down the lanes for nearly an hour Wednesday morning. 

Just before 8:00 Wednesday morning, Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety say a Chevy Trailblazer was traveling northbound in the southbound lane when it crashed into a Chevy Suburban. 

The driver of the Chevy Trailblazer was taken to United Regional hospital with unknown injuries. The driver of the Chevy Suburban suffered no injuries during the crash. 

The accident forced police to re-route traffic onto Bell Road while crews cleared the scene. 

Stay with Newschannel 6 for the latest updates. 


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