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Driver in critical condition after crashing into utility pole near FM 2311

Posted at 3:58 PM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-29 17:07:53-04

A driver is in critical condition after a wreck on FM 2311 Sunday night.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers responded to a crash on FM 2311 near St Martins Church Road, southeast of West on June 29 around 8:00 pm.

A Chevrolet Silverado traveling northeast left the roadway and crashed into a utility pole, a DPS spokesperson said.

The driver was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.

A preliminary investigation shows the driver was possibly intoxicated.

The investigation is still active and ongoing.

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