A DPS trooper looks inside the wreckage of a passenger sedan that was involved in a crash that happened on State Highway 72 about one mile southwest of Runge on Monday, July 29.
Local emergency workers responded Monday, July 29, to the site of a crash involving a car and a pickup on State Highway 72 at a location about one mile southwest of Runge. The crash reportedly happened about 1:20 p.m. Several people, including children, were seen being treated for injuries by EMS workers at the scene. At least three helicopters were sent to the scene to transport the injured, but one helicopter had to abort for unexplained reasons. At this time it is unknown if there were any fatalities in the crash, but a local justice of the peace was dispatched to the scene of the crash. More information will be reported on this accident as it becomes available.