Crash shuts down southbound lane of US 183 near Guadalupe River

Two people were injured Monday night in a crash on U.S. Highway 183 just south of the Guadalupe River bridge near Cuero.

The one-vehicle crash was reported at 8:01 p.m., a DeWitt County dispatcher said.

One person was flown to a hospital by helicopter, and another person was taken by ambulance to Citizens Medical Center in Victoria.

As of 10 p.m. Monday, the southbound lane of the highway, going toward Goliad, remained closed as crews cleaned up debris.

The northbound lane of the highway was open, the dispatcher said.

The Department of Public Safety is investigating.