Staff ReportNewsWest 9
MIDLAND COUNTY – A Longview, Texas, woman is dead following a late night accident in Midland County on Friday night.
The accident happened on Business 20 (Highway 80) about four miles west of Midland around 10:50 p.m.
DPS Officials tell NewsWest 9, a big rig was traveling westbound on Business 20 when a 2012 Dodge pickup truck failed to control speed and hit the trailer the big rig was towing.
The driver of the pickup truck, 48-year-old Gwydolin Renee Harris, was pronounced dead at the scene. Officials say Harris wasn't wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.
The driver of the big rig was not injured.