A FLOOD WATCH has been issued for the following counties: Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Houston, Madison, Montgomery, San Jacinto, Trinity, Waller, Walker & Washington counties through Thursday night. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH has been issued for Lee County through Thursday night. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible through Thursday night. Some areas may even see totals of 5 to 7 inches of localized rainfall.
Three people were injured Sunday night after a two-car accident in Madisonville.
It happened at the intersection of State Highways 21 and 75 near downtown. Authorities say one driver pulled in front of another and was broadsided.
PHI helicopters from Bryan and Corsicana were called in to life-flight two people out.
One patient was taken to Scott and White Hospital in Temple. Another was taken to St. Joseph Health Center in Bryan. And a third was taken by ambulance to Madison-St. Joseph Health Center.
The extent of their injuries is not known, but fire officials are calling them serious. No identities have been released.