Fatal Crash on I-40 in Donley County

Published 07/31 2014 07:56PM

Updated 07/31 2014 08:02PM

DONLEY COUNTY, TX – The Texas Department of Public Safety reported a fatal one-vehicle wreck in Donley County Monday.  DPS said Robert A. Jackson, 72, was eastbound on Interstate 40 when the car traveled into standing water.

Jackson’s car spun out of control – striking a light pole in the south barrow ditch of I-40. The vehicle continued down the south embankment of I-40 and came to rest facing east in the south barrow ditch of I-40.
Jackson was wearing a seatbelt but was pronounced dead at the scene.  The two passengers were treated and released.

(Information from myhighplains.com)

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