Vega Three Vehicle Fatalities
February 27, 2023 10:42AM CST
Two people are dead following an early morning, three-vehicle crash in Vega on I-40 west.
At 7;30 a.m. Tuesday morning, two tractor-trailers and a pick-up crashed, with one of the tractor-trailers exploding into flames.
Texas Department of Public Safety sergeant Cindy Barkley says two deaths are being confirmed, while two other people were taken to the hospital.
I-40 west of Vega was shut down, near mile marker 29.
Barkley says eastbound and westbound traffic was diverted to the service road.