Crash Traps Driver, Shuts Down Traffic on Highway 21 Near Kurten

By: KBTX Staff Email
By: KBTX Staff Email
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BRAZOS COUNTY - A two vehicle crash on Highway 21 between Bryan and Madisonville Friday afternoon trapped a driver for nearly an hour and shut down lanes of traffic.

Troopers say a pickup pulled onto the highway at FM 2776, near the Wixon Valley Country Store, but his view was blocked by a big rig trying to turn off the highway.

The pickup was broadsided by a Suburban. The driver of the truck had to be pulled from the wreckage - he was taken to St. Joseph Hospital in Bryan.

All involved were said to be in stable condition.Troopers said they expected no tickets would be issued as a result of the crash.

Traffic is back to normal as of late Friday evening.

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