1 killed, several injured in fiery wreck

Emergency crews are on scene of a wreck at the intersection of US 83 and SH 33.

At least one person was killed and several other injured in a three-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 83 and State Highway 33 at approximately 1:40 p.m. Monday afternoon.

The Canadian Record reports that a truck driver was killed and several other injured in the wreck. Emergency crews were on scene to transport the victims and at least one of the victims was transported via LifeStar to Northwest Texas Hospital.

Northbound traffic on U.S. 83 along with through traffic on SH 33 was backed up while crews worked to clean up the wreckage.

At this the Texas Department of Safety and Hemphill County are investigating the incident.