(MILAM CO) Milam County Officials were busy Friday, investigating 3 separate accidents, including 1 that sent a victim to Bryan by helicopter.
The 1st of those accidents was early Friday morning, at 7 a.m. when an 18-wheeler ran off the road on Highway 79, 5 miles east of Milano. Rockdale Police said AMR and Milano firemen responded, when the driver of the big rig was reported pinned behind the wheel.
Then just after Noon, authorities investigated a 1-vehicle accident rollover on FM 487 near the Rockdale Juvenile Justice Center. The driver was initially transported to Richards Memorial Hospital, and was then transported to a Bryan hospital by Medical Transport Helicopter. Rockdale firemen and AMR both responded as well.
And at 8:30 Friday night, another 1-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 79, near Western Hills Road in Rockdale. No one was injured, DPS Trooper Donald Delukie investigated.