DPS: Speeding vehicle hits pickup, sends it careening into 18-wh - KLTV.com-Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville, Texas | ETX News

DPS: Speeding vehicle hits pickup, sends it careening into 18-wheeler

Posted: Updated:

An accident involving three vehicles slowed traffic for awhile on I-20 near the Liberty City exit Thursday afternoon.

The accident was reported on I-20 eastbound, and a speeding driver was to blame, DPS on the scene said.

The officer said that a driver was speeding on I-20 in his pickup near exit 582 when he sideswiped another pickup, also heading east. The second pickup was sent careening into an 18-wheeler, bounced off the 18-wheeler, and crashed into a grassy area near the eastbound access road.

Amazingly, everyone walked away from the accident.

Copyright 2013 KLTV. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

105 West Ferguson Street
Tyler, TX 75702

FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KLTV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.