One killed in crash involving semi on FM 1788 near east Andrews
ANDREWS COUNTY, TX — One person died Wednesday afternoon after a two-vehicle accident on Farm to Market Road 1788 near east Andrews, reports CBS7.
The collision occurred near the intersection with State Highway 176. It was first reported by CBS7 at 2:43 p.m.
Details are limited, but Department of Safety (DPS) troopers said an 18-wheeler and a passenger car were involved.
One person was transported by airlift to a local hospital but later died from their injuries.
Authorities closed a section of FM 1788 for multiple hours during the emergency response.
No further information has been shared at this time, but an investigation was underway.
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