Two Teens Killed in Midland Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Two teens are dead and another in the hospital after a head-on accident. It happened around 10:00 Friday night in the 3400 block of Cuthbert.

Midland Police say 18-year-old Bailey Poyner of Midland was traveling eastbound on Cuthbert at a high rate of speed in a 2004 Mitsubishi Eclipse. She drove into the westbound lane, striking a 2004 Pontiac Vibe, driven by 16-year-old Quinten Jay Wolfe of Midland, head on.

Poyner and Wolfe were both killed. A passenger in the Ponitac Vibe, 16-year-old Saul Dunn of Midland, was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital.

Investigators believe Poyner was traveling over 100 miles-per-hour. At this point, authorities do not believe alcohol was involved in the accident.