Winkler County, TX – Crash On Highway 18 Results In Fatality
Winkler County, TX (May 28, 2019) – On Tuesday, May 28, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 18.
According to reports, a big rig and a car collided along the roadway, for unknown reasons, just south of Kermit.
One person involved in the crash sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene by responding officers.
At this time, the cause of the collision remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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