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Injury accident in Texarkana involving a TTFD vehicle

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Update:

The family of Battalion Chief Mike Norwood have provided an update on his condition. The family says he suffered a broken arm and other lacerations, but will likely be released from the hospital this afternoon. 


Previous info:

Texarkana, Texas Police responded to an injury crash in the 4700 block of Summerhill Road at around 8:30 Monday night.The crash involved two vehicles. Texarkana, Texas Fire Department Battalion Chief Mike Norwood, 42, was traveling north on Summerhill road in his department issued Ford Explorer with his emergency lights on in route to a fire call. Officers believe a white Lincoln Town Car driven by James Collins, 32, of Texarkana, Arkansas, was driving south in the northbound lane of Summerhill Road when the two vehicles were involved in a head-on collision.

Chief Norwood and James Collins were both transported to St. Michaels Hospital for their injuries. The crash is still under investigation.
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