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Amarillo, TX - Accident News and Resources including car, bicycle, motorcycle and truck accidents and much more.


Amarillo is the largest city in the Texas Panhandle with a population of 190,695 at the 2010 census, and an estimated population of 236,113 in the four-county metropolitan area. Amarillo operates one of the largest meat packing areas in the U.S., and is home to Pantex, the only nuclear weapons assembly and disassembly factory in the United States. Amarillo was also once the self-proclaimed "Helium Capital of the World" for its productive helium fields.

Major Roadways

  • U.S. Route 66 was once the primary east-west highway passing through the downtown of Amarillo. It is still in use, though much of its traffic now passes through Interstate 40.
  • Interstate 40 passes through the center of the city. Since its completion in 1968, it has been the primary thoroughfare in Amarillo.
  • Texas State Highway Loop 335 encircles the city of Amarillo and connects to every major highway in the city. It also passes close to the Amarillo International Airport.

Other Transportation

Choose the link below to learn about recent Amarillo accidents: Amarillo car accidents; Amarillo motorcycle accidents; Amarillo truck accidents.

Main hospital in Amarillo:

Northwest Texas Healthcare System.

What to do after a serious accident in Amarillo

If you or a loved one has been hurt or killed in a motor vehicle accident in Amarillo, it is essential to get legal assistance to cover the medical bills, lost income, and other costs that arise. A Texas personal injury attorney will make sure that you and your family are compensated so that you can begin rebuilding your life.  
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Most recent accident reports

Two men died in a multi-vehicle collision in eastern New Mexico are identified as Texas residents&n
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Interstate 40

A 10-year-old girl died after falling from an oil field pump jack at about 6 p.m. Saturday. According to Hutchinson County sheriff's Capt. Jerry Langwell, the accident occurred near a residence northeast of Borger.

Monday, March 16, 2015
Borger, TX

The Texas Department of Public Safety says a Chevrolet Tahoe carrying the three Arizona residents was driving too fast for road conditions, which included about 4 inches of snow, and spun into oncoming traffic, striking a 2012 Buick, kil

Sunday, January 4, 2015
U.S. 54

Five people, including four members of a New Mexico family, have died in a late-night crash on a rural road in the Texas Panhandle.

Saturday, November 29, 2014
Vega, TX
A motorcyclist who was critically injured after crashing his cycle in southwest Kansas has died.
Friday, November 7, 2014

Richard Stone, 26, and his passenger, 23-year-old Ashley Margaret Meagher were killed after being ejected from the vehicle they were riding in during a rollover accident on a Texas Panhandle highway.

Saturday, October 4, 2014