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ATASCOCITA, Texas - A car and a heavy truck collided on FM 1960 late Monday morning, sending at least one person to the hospital.

The crash happened shortly after 10 a.m. in Atascocita in northeast Harris County.

Views from Air 11 showed that FM 1960 was shut down in both directions near Timber Forest Drive.

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It appeared the front driver s side of a maroon Mercury sedan struck the truck, which then swerved into a ditch and fell on its side. The truck was carrying crane equipment at the time.

Firefighters removed the roof of the Mercury and extracted the driver. He or she appeared to be responsive as they were taken to the hospital by Life Flight.

The condition of the truck s driver was not known.

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