CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) — According to the Nueces County ESD #3's Facebook page, two volunteer firefighters were sent to the hospital after a major accident Saturday night on Highway 77 in Kingsville.

They were sent to the Spohn Kleberg Hospital and returned home that same night.

District Fire Chief John Davis said they suffered very minor injuries and are expected to be back at work in a week or so.

It is still unknown how the accident happened or who the two crew members are.

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