Two Killed in North Midland Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Two people were killed in a Friday morning accident in Midland. It happened near the intersection of Midkiff and Bluebird around 9:45 a.m.

Police 34-year-old Brian Cryer of Midland was driving north on Midkiff in a 1961 Chevrolet Apache when he hit a 2000 GMC Sonoma truck that was pulling out of the Greenbelt Vet Clinic.

Cryer was taken to Midland Memorial where he died. The driver of the Sonoma truck, 74-year-old Bencil Dobbs of Midland, was killed at the scene.

Witnesses say Cryer was traveling at a high rate of speed. No one else was in the vehicles when the accident happened.