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TRAFFIC ALERT: Fatal accident on Highway 69 south of Bullard, motorists should avoid area

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Fire crews work an accident on Highway 69 near Bullard Fire crews work an accident on Highway 69 near Bullard
Traffic accesses the one northbound lane of Highway 69 after a one-vehicle accident Traffic accesses the one northbound lane of Highway 69 after a one-vehicle accident
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BULLARD, TX (KLTV) -

Drivers traveling on Highway 69 south of Bullard are encouraged to seek an alternate route after a fatal accident Friday evening.

According to witnesses, multiple agencies are on scene at a one-vehicle wreck on Highway 69 near the intersection of Farm to Market 2493. It appears that a vehicle left the roadway and hit a tree. Northbound traffic is down to one lane at this time but traffic is moving slowly.

DPS confirms that an adult female died in the crash. Two children were taken to a local hospital in critical condition. No identities have been released at this time.

Drivers in the area are encouraged to use a different route if possible. This accident is directly in front of KE Bushman's Winery.

The Texas Department of Public Safety, Bullard Police Department, Bullard Fire Department and Flint-Gresham Fire Department are on scene.

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