Crash causes traffic backup on U.S. 281

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Traffic was backed up for more than 30 minutes on U.S. Highway 281 between Wichita Falls and Scotland following a collision between two pickups Friday evening.

The wreck happened around 5 p.m. near Lake Creek Road about five miles from the Wichita Falls city limits.

Texas Department of Public Safety Sergeant Dan Buesing says one of the drivers was doing a U-turn on the highway when the accident happened at a curve,

Buesing said all injuries were minor and so far no charges have been filed as the investigation continues.

Roads reopened around 5:45 p.m.

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