UPDATE: Officials identify 2-year old killed in weekend Hwy 69 crash

Monday, April 30, 2012 - 4:44pm

Tyler, TX (KFXK) —  3:21 p.m. April 30, 2012: The 2-year old killed in Saturday's Highway 69 wreck near Bullard has been identified as Sydney Jane Farris.
Farris' father is in critical condition.
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UPDATE:  April, 29, 2012:  Smith County DPS officials confirm one 2 year old girl has died from her injuries.  Her father remains in critical condition at this time.  No other new details have been released on the wreck at this time. Stay tuned to KFXK for the latest on this investigation.
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Officials tell KFXK there are seven total injuries, three are considered serious.
Bullard Fire officials say that two people were airlifted, three inh ambulances.
Bullard also tells KETK that a two year old and the father are in critical condition.
Officials say that the wreck was caused by the black truck traveling South in the Northbound lane, colliding with the other two vehicles.
It is not confirmed, but officials believe alcohol to be involved.
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Smith County DPs tells KFXK there are several wrecks on the Northbound Lane of Highway 69, starting around County Road 152, just North of Bullard.
Officials could not confirm injuries at this time, but that this section of 69 has been shutdown.
KFXK has a crew heading toward the scene.

 

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