UPDATE: One person flown from crash in northwest Tarrant County
Multiple emergency responders from Haslet FD, Newark FD, Eagle Mountain EMS, and Tarrant County sheriffs responded to a major crash on FM 718 near Maxwell Blvd around 6:15PM this evening.
FM 718 has been closed for accident investigators to work the scene.
CareFlite was called to the scene and airlifted one person to JPS with serious injuries, condition unknown.
Witnesses reported that a vehicle was seen driving erratically and swerving before the crash occurred. It was a head-on collision between two vehicles. At least two people were injured, including the person who was flown from the scene.
Police are requesting motorists avoid FM 718 between Newark and Haslet for the next few hours to let officers complete an investigation of the scene.
No additional details have been released at this time.
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