MISD Employee Killed in Accident Along Interstate 20

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - Midland ISD is mourning the loss of one of their own.

Ernie Lee Komyathy died Monday afternoon in a fatal wreck on Interstate 20.

Troopers tell NewsWest 9, Komyathy was headed east when the trailer of his MISD truck began to fish tail.

He over-corrected and flipped his truck into the median.

School district officials tell us Komyathy was a maintenance worker for them.

Midland ISD issued the following statement to NewsWest 9, they say "Our hearts go out to this family. Words can never express our deepest sympathy and we will continue to keep them in our thoughts and prayers."