May 20, 2013 2:43 PM

Truck Rear Ends Tractor on Highway 181

SINTON - The driver of a flatbed truck and a John Deere tractor were taken to the hospital this afternoon following a crash on Highway 181.

Police say the driver of the truck rear-ended the slow moving tractor with tilling attachments just about 2 miles northwest of Sinton.

The tractor was overturned in the crash. 20-year-old Joseph Floerke of Taft was injured in the crash. He was takent to Christus Spohn Memorial Hospital.

There's no detail on the extent of the men's injuries.

Traffic is still moving in the area, albeit rather slowly.


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