One person killed, one critically injured, taken to hospital, after a car crashes head-on with dump truck on westbound Highway 242 near The Woodlands.
A person was killed Saturday in a head-on collision involving a dump truck in Montgomery County.
According to officials, a car was headed westbound on Highway 242 when it crossed the yellow line, hit a cattle trailer and then struck the dump truck head on.
Two people were inside the car when the crash happened. The passenger was killed. The driver was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
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A Missouri man was killed Wednesday in a head-on collision with a semi in southeast Kansas.
Ryan Dustin Summers, 29, of Pleasant Hill, Mo., died after his pickup slammed into a semi shortly after 9 a.m. about 8 miles south of Cherryvale on U.S. 169, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol accident report.
Summers was driving his 2006 GMC Sierra south when it veered over the center line, side-swiped a dump truck, continued on and struck the semi head-on, the report said.
Summers died at the scene. No one was injured in the other vehicles, the report said.
An accident involving a car and a cattle truck is causing traffic delays in Meade County.
According to the Meade County Sheriff's Office, the cattle truck was traveling eastbound and hit the car that was driving the wrong way.
The crash happened on US 60 at Warren Drive. The semi overturned with 35 cows on board at the time. Eight cows had to be euthanized due to their injuries. Six or seven cows are still unaccounted for.
An accident involving a dump truck left at least one person dead in west Harris County.
This happened on FM 529 near Fry Road last night.
Investigators say the dump truck collided with a small SUV. One person in the SUV was killed. The accident is under investigation.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a head-on collision that killed three people in Pontotoc County.
At 8:35 p.m. on Friday night, troopers were dispatched to the crash scene located on Highway 6, near Beulah Grove Road.
The preliminary investigation indicates Margel Swann, 51, of New Albany, was driving a 1995 Isuzu pick-up east bound in the west bound lanes of the highway when his vehicle collided head-on into a 2004 Honda Accord, driven by Connie Malone, 43, of Thaxton.
Authorities have released the names of those involved in a fatal two-car crash in Livingston County.
It happened around 6 a.m. Thursday on Route 256 in Sparta.
The Sheriff's Office says a southbound car driven by John Linehan of Livonia was passing a southbound dump truck hauling a backhoe and crashed into an oncoming car.
The crash killed the other driver, Theodore Markel of Dansville. The crash injured Linehan and two of Markel's passengers -- Matthew Markel and Joe Greene, both of Dansville.