1 Injured in Truck Accident on I-20 in Harrison County, TX
Harrison County, TX — October 27, 2023, one person was injured in a truck accident at about 9:10 at night along Interstate Highway 20.
According to reports, a 54-year-old man was traveling in a westbound 18-wheeler along Interstate Highway 20 just past the C.R. 3251 bridge when the accident occurred.
For reasons yet to be confirmed, the 18-wheeler veered left out of the westbound lane, across the eastbound lane, and off the north side of the road. It continued down an embankment and into a wooded area where it struck several trees and traveled into a small creek before coming to a stop.
The 54-year-old driver reportedly suffered severe injuries as a result of the crash and was taken to a local medical facility by emergency medical services for treatment. The weather and road conditions in the area at the time of the accident were reportedly cloudy and dry. No other injuries were reported in connection with this accident. The incident is still under investigation by proper authorities; no additional details are currently available.