One person died and two people injured near Ford Park

One person has died and two people have been transported to local hospitals after a multiple vehicle crash on I-1o near Ford Park this morning.
Preliminary reports indicate that the driver of a Dodge pickup truck towing a trailer failed to control the vehicle’s speed and crashed into a mid-sized commercial vehicle that was stopped in the outside eastbound lane of 1-10 for an earlier crash.
The impact of the crash then caused the commercial motor vehicle to rear-end a Chevrolet pickup truck.
The driver of the Dodge truck was pronounced dead at the scene.
The drivers of the commercial motor vehicle and Chevrolet pickup truck were transported to a local hospital.
The extent of their injuries is unknown.
Original story:
The Texas Department of Public Safety has urged drivers to take caution on I-10 near Ford Park after a fatal car crash this morning.
The crash between a tractor truck semi-trailer and passenger vehicle occurred in the eastbound lane about a mile west of Ford Park near Major Drive at approximately 7:30 a.m., according to a release from the department.
Traffic is being diverted onto the service road at the Major Drive exit.
Drivers should expect long delays and are urged to seek alternative routes.

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