Injuries in 18-Wheeler Accident on U.S. Highway 80 in ForneyAuthor
Injuries Reported after Forney Crash on U.S. Highway 80 and Pinson Road
Forney, Texas (July 9, 2019) – Injuries were reported Monday morning following a fiery traffic accident involving an 18-wheeler at an intersection in Forney, police said.
The crash was reported at about 11:51 a.m. Monday, July 8 in the area of westbound U.S. Highway 80 and Pinson Road.
According to the police, the 18-wheeler collided with at least one other vehicle for unknown reasons at the intersection. The force of the impact caused the 18-wheeler to slam into multiple trees and burst into flames.
Firefighters along with the paramedics were dispatched to scene to help the parties involved. The conditions of the patients at this time were not disclosed.
The crash remains under investigation by the Texas Department of Public Safety.