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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A helicopter airlifted one person to the hospital after a head-on collision on Houghton in front of Tucson Speedway Track, according to Pima County Sheriff's Office PIO Courtney Rodriguez.

A car collided head-on with a pickup truck. The driver of the car was airlifted to the hospital. Rodriguez said this was a precautionary measure and the driver's injuries were non life threatening. 

The driver of the pickup truck fled the scene. Deputies are currently searching for the driver.

Traffic is closed in both directions while the scene is being investigated.

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