Midland, TX (December 18, 2022) – A fatal truck crash took place in the mid-land area that claimed one man’s life. Just before 7:40 p.m., on December 11, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a crash on Texas State Highway 349.
According to law enforcement, 25-year-old Derreus Malik Bryant was traveling north in a 2015 Nissan Altima on Texas State Highway 349.
At the same time, 28-year-old Travis Corvette Hall was driving a 1999 Kenworth truck pulling a trailer north on the highway. For reasons unknown, the vehicle was stopped on the inside lane of the roadway as the driver attempted to turn left into a private drive. For unknown reasons, the two vehicles collided.
The Altima was then struck by a Buick Encore.
Bryant was fatally injured as a result of the crash.
At this time, the Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating the accident.
Our condolences are with the family of Derreus Malik Bryant at this time.
Fatal Truck Accidents in Texas
Truck crashes claimed the lives of hundreds of people during 2021 in the state of Texas. Across the nation, thousands of people die each year as a result of these devastating collisions. Unfortunately, many of these accidents take place due to drivers who engage in acts of negligence.
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