Orla, TX – 20-Year-Old Man Killed In US Hwy 285 Crash
Orla, TX (August 19, 2019) – On August 16, just after 7:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle collision along US Highway 285 in Orla.
According to reports, a silver pickup truck and a semi-truck collided along the northbound side of the highway for unspecified reasons.
The impact of the collision caused extensive front-end damage to the pickup truck, trapping the driver inside.
Emergency crews had to extricate the driver from the vehicle. The 20-year-old man incurred fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their lives in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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