Fatal Crash in Wheeler County
September 15, 2019 12:42AM CDT
An Ohio man has died after a crash on Interstate 40 in Wheeler County on Thursday Night.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety Robert Leightly, of Marion, Ohio, was traveling eastbound in front of a semi on a motorcycle.
The semi began to pass in the left lane and for unknown reasons, Leightly swerved into the semi’s front bumper.
The motorcycle went under the semi and came to a stop in the center median.
Leightly was transported to the hospital in Shamrock where he died from his injuries.
The crash is still under investigation by Texas DPS.