Child, driver taken to hospital after two-vehicle expressway wreck

A crash on the expressway near La Feria has left two people injured out of the five involved.

The driver of a rolled over truck says he was hit by a car on the expressway.

The driver of the car was immediately transported to the hospital as a result of injuries sustained during the crash.

The accident happened on the expressway just before the Kansas City Road and La Feria exit around 11:30 p.m.

La Feria Fire Department, the Department of Public Safety (DPS), and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) all responded to the scene.

Authorities said there were four people in the rolled over truck including two children and two adults.

The truck rolled over onto the grass area near the expressway.

One of the children was taken to the hospital for observation.

Traffic is backed up as authorities work to clear the area.

The condition of the driver has not yet been released.

Action 4 News will provide further information once details are released.