Georgia Teen Dies in 18 Wheeler Accident, Midland Texas
Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 14-Dec-2011
An injured in the tractor trailer collision claimed the life of a 19-year-old Georgia man near the intersection of East Highway 80 and County Road 1140, in Midland, Texas.
Police said at least one other person was injured in the tractor trailer collision. The status of the second person’s injuries is unknown and Department of Public Safety officials have not released the names of the victims or the truck driver involved in the semi-truck accident in Texas.
Police identified the man as Sean Maclane Green, of Newnan, Georgia.
The vehicle was driven by 18-year-old Krista Dan Tipsword, of Midland. Police believe Tipsword failed to yield at a stop sign, causing the 18 wheeler to collide with the PT Cruiser she was driving.
According to officials, Tipsword is listed in critical condition with broken vertebrae and fractured skull.