18-Wheeler Tractor Trailer Collides with Truck near Hearne, TX

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 11-Jan-2012

According to local authorities, a truck accident involving an 18-wheeler tractor trailer and a pick-up truck sent the driver of the pick-up to Scott & White Hospital in Temple Wednesday morning. Texas Department of Public Safety representatives say the accident happened on FM 485, west of Hearne, where the pick-up was traveling westbound out of Hearne. The cause of the accident is still unclear.

Authorities say the 54-year-old driver of the pick-up truck, Larry Bennett of Milano, was flown by medical evacuation helicopter to Scott & White Hospital in Temple. His injuries are said to be non-life threatening. The 62-year-old driver of the 18-wheeler, Frank Johnson of Benchley, refused treatment at the scene.

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