Midland- Mississippi man died from a crash on I-20
Posted on Friday, January 11th, 2019 at 3:12 am
Authorities have identified the victim of a crash on Interstate 20, Tuesday.
The said victim was identified as 21-year-old Antonio Reese. He was a resident from Mississippi.
According to reports, the fatal wreck took place at the right-hand lane of Interstate 20 an unspecified time. Reese was driving an F-150 pickup truck on the westbound lane of the highway when he crashed into a westbound 18-wheeler truck.
The impact of the collision instantly killed Reese. His passenger, identified as 23-year-old Lorico Lane, also sustained injuries from the impact. He was rushed to a Midland hospital for treatment of his injuries that were considered non-life threatening.
Local officers say that the crash happened just a few miles west of the City of Midland.
Investigation is still underway.
Our deepest sympathies go out to the families of Anthony Reese. We are also hoping and praying for a fast recovery of his passenger, Lorico Lane.
Car collisions are extremely prevalent in Texas. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, one person is getting injured within one minute and 59 seconds. Knowing the statistics helps us to be more aware of how our choices can affect other people’s lives. So before hitting the road, it is important to check your engine–ensure your all your tires are well-aligned and brakes are working properly.