Woman Killed in Accident at I-40 near Crockett St in Amarillo, TX

May 4, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

I-40 near Crockett St, Amarillo, TX

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Amarillo POlice
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, 18-Wheeler
I-40 near Crockett St
Injuries Sustained

Life-threatening injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Passenger vehicle collided with the rear of an 18-wheeler

What Happened

Amarillo Police are investigating a collision that injured a woman at I-40 near Crockett St in Amarillo, TX on May 4th, 2023. Authorities are saying the incident happened around 1 a.m. According to police, a vehicle is said to have collided with the rear of an 18-wheeler under unclear circumstances. The collisions caused the passenger vehicle to overturn, leaving the woman operating the vehicle with injuries believed to be life-threatening in nature. The truck involved did not stop and it was not made clear if it was possible the driver was not aware of the collision. Additional information is not available at this time.

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