Hwy 136 accident sends elderly couple to the hospital

NewsChannel 10

Amarillo, Texas - The investigation continues into an accident in Potter County that sent two elderly people to the hospital.

Department of Public Safety troopers tell NewsChannel 10 the accident happened around 11:00 Thursday morning on State Highway 136 between Amarillo and Fritch.

They tell us the elderly couple were heading to Amarillo from Gruver when their vehicle left the roadway after the driver began to experience abdominal pain. They then hit a telephone pole, which caused the vehicle to flip.

They were both transported to an Amarillo hospital with serious injuries.