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Another hot start for the coast and the lakes. With moisture in place, we could see a repeat of the isolated showers and t-storms as we saw yesterday. Highs today will again reach the lower 90's. By Friday and through the weekend, we will see the moisture out and hot temps on the rise. Look for mid and upper 90's by Sunday and Monday.
Vidor, Beaumont and Port Arthur traffic accidents
KFDM News - Three separate local crashes sent five people to the hospital on Saturday.
One two-vehicle crash happened in Orange County off Highway 12 at the Maurceville exit and Linscomb Road.
Vidor emergency officials say the two people injured were transported to local hospitals. The crash backed up traffic on Highway 12. Stay with KFDM News for updates to this story.
Another in Beaumont: Police say a driver lost control of his truck on I-10 near 11th St. The truck flipped and landed in a grassy area. Police say the driver was not seriously injured.
The third crash happened in Port Arthur -- this one involving a city vehicle sent two people to the hospital.
It happened on Savannah Avenue at Highway 73. Authorities say the two vehicles were exiting the highway when a blue car collided with the city truck.
The driver of the car was cited for failure to control speed. Police say the injuries were not life threatening.
But both drivers were transported to the hospital to be examined.