Truck strikes tree, bursts into flames; 2 seriously injured

Truck strikes tree, bursts into flames; 2 seriously injured
Two people were seriously injured after a truck struck a tree and burst into flames. (Source: CFD)

CENTRAL, La. (WAFB) - First responders are investigating a crash that left two people seriously injured.

According to the Central Fire Department, a pickup truck left the roadway and struck a tree on Greenwell Springs Road at Magnolia Bend Drive.

Officials say the truck burst into flames after hitting the tree.

Two people were seriously injured after a truck struck a tree and burst into flames.
Two people were seriously injured after a truck struck a tree and burst into flames. (Source: CFD)

Two people were seriously injured in the crash. One person was airlifted to a local hospital for the treatment, the other was transported via ambulance.

Details are limited at this time. Check back for updates.

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