Accident on Highway 80 Sends Two to the Hospital

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - Two people are in the hospital after a truck slams into their car on Highway 80 in Midland.

The wreck happened Tuesday afternoon in the 7700 block of west Highway 80, near the airport.

According to troopers, a pick-up was going east on the service road when it turned left and slammed into an oncoming car.

The two people in the car were taken to Midland Memorial with serious injuries.

The driver of the truck didn't have to go to the hospital, but he got a ticket for failure to yield the right of way.