Accident in Midland County Sparks Small Grassfire

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - A wreck in Midland County sparks a small grass fire.

The accident happened just after 5p.m. on the I-20 service road near County Road 1255.

We're told a work truck slowed to turn left when a Ford Ranger tried to pass him.

The ranger slammed into the truck, sending it against a telephone pole, bringing it down.

That pole and the grass around it caught fire.

No one was hurt.

The driver of the Ranger was ticketed passing at an unsafe time.