One Killed, Two Injured After Accident on Interstate 20

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - An overnight accident on the outskirts of Midland left one driver dead and two other people with injuries.

The accident happened just after midnight on Interstate 20, about 4 miles west of Midland.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a Ford Explorer on South County Road 1270 didn't stop at the stop sign, crossed into the eastbound lane of I-20 and slammed into an 18 wheeler pulling a trailer.

The driver of that tractor trailer, 39-year-old Dominic Caccavale of Scranton, Pennsylvania, was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene.

His passenger and the driver of the SUV are both listed in stable condition at Midland Memorial Hospital.