Man in hospital after colliding with semi on Lakeside Drive


Tuesday morning, Amarillo police officers were dispatched to a crash in the 700 block of south Lakeside Drive.

A 2013 Kia SUV driven by Joe Earl Watts, 57, of Amarillo was northbound on Lakeside. He rear ended a 2008 Great Dane box trailer being pulled by 2013 Kenworth tractor driven by Abedmelbk Selase, 54, of Dallas, TX.

Watts had to be extricated from the Kia. He was transported to a local area hospital with what was initially believed to be life threatening injuries.

The incident is being investigated by the Traffic Investigation Squad of the Amarillo Police Department.

No comments:

Powered by Blogger.