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Victim extracted from vehicle in Shreveport crash

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Police had to extract the driver of an SUV from his vehicle early Wednesday morning after a wreck on Baird Road near Crabapple Drive. Police had to extract the driver of an SUV from his vehicle early Wednesday morning after a wreck on Baird Road near Crabapple Drive.
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - An early-morning crash sent one man to the hospital with a broken leg after police say his SUV wrapped around a large tree.

The single-vehicle wreck happened around 2:15 a.m. at the intersection of Crabapple Drive and Baird Road. Police say the driver was heading northbound on Baird Rd. when his vehicle left the roadway and hit a tree. It took a dozen first responders more than an hour to cut the victim out of the vehicle.

The victim was taken to University Health in Shreveport with non-life threatening injuries.

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