Taylor County, TX – Motorist Injured in I-20 Collision
Taylor County, TX (December 31, 2019) – A horrific motor vehicle accident on Interstate 20 in Taylor County left one person injured on Monday.
Just before noon, on December 30, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the interstate.
Reports from police indicate that a motorist was in the westbound lane of the interstate, near mile marker 276, changing a tire that blew out on their truck.
As the individual was working on their vehicle, it was struck from behind by a pickup truck. The impact of the collision caused the truck to crash into the pedestrian.
The injured motorist was rushed to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
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