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Accident causes backup on Winters Freeway

By Maggie Contreras, mcontreras@ktxs.com
Published On: Jun 17 2013 02:14:50 PM CDT
Winters and South 14th accident
ABILENE, Texas -

An accident involving a Ford Ranger pickup blocked traffic on Winters Freeway near South 14th for more than an hour.

Police tell KTXS one of the truck's back tires lost its tread around  1 p.m. Monday. The truck swerved, hit the concrete barrier and rolled.

The 68-year-old driver of the truck was taken to Hendrick Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.