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Helicopter called to Hwy 412 bypass crash

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

A crash shut down traffic in part of Paragould early Monday morning.

The accident was along Highway 412 on the eastern bypass just after 6 a.m.

An air-evac helicopter landed at the scene and an overturned vehicle was reported.

According to Brent Cox with the Greene County Rescue Squad, the vehicle landed completely on its roof with two people trapped inside.

Cox said the rescue squad had to take off both doors, remove one seat and lift the car to free the victims.

No word on the severity of injuries.

We will have more updates as they become available from the Paragould Police Department.

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