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Head On Collision With Two Semi Trucks Claimed Two Lives

AMARILLO, TEXAS -- A head-on collision between two semi trucks in the Texas Panhandle claimed two lives today. Texas Department of Transportation said the wreck happened at 7:40 a.m. on Highway 385 near Boys Ranch in Oldham County. A 2012 Volvo semi driven by Robert W. Holland, 62, of Texline, Texas, was traveling south on US 385 when he crossed the center stripe into the northbound lane. At the same time, a 2014 FreighRead more 0

TXDOT Continues Investigation In Fatal Accident on I-35

The Texas Department of Transportation continues their investigation into Thursday's fatal accident on Interstate 35 in Salado. Spokesman Ken Roberts confirmed to KWTX Friday the FM 2428 overpass struck Thursday had been hit twice last week. According to Roberts, auto carrier heading southbound scraped the top of one of the cars it was carrying last Wednesday. Last Thursday, a large truck scraped the top of a crane it was transporting. Neither incident caused any structural damage to the overpass, according to Roberts. According to the Associated Press, regulators say a truck hauling an oversized load did not...
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1 Killed in Accident Involving an 18 Wheeler

One person has died and another is in critical condition after police say a car slammed into an 18 wheeler. The accident happened at the intersection of Suntide and Up River Road. We are told that the two people were trapped in their car until emergency crews arrived. It was just after 7 o'clock when emergency and rescue crews responded to the major accident. Police say that the driver of the semi tractor trailer was heading northbound on Suntide Road, when a blue sedan traveling down Up River Road hit the big rig at the intersection. According...
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