Police investigating “severe” crash on 183 in Bedford; highway closed

The Bedford Police Department is investigating a major accident that occurred earlier this morning in the westbound lanes of Highway 183 near Central Drive.

Multiple people were injured in the wreck. A PHI medical helicopter responded to the scene and landed on the highway.

One person was airlifted to Medical City Arlington and others were transported by ground ambulance.

Police have not released any details on the crash, but city officials say the crash was “severe.”

All westbound lanes are closed while police investigate the crash. Traffic is forced to exit at Central Drive.