Father, son killed in fiery crash near Texarkana
POSTED: Friday, May 23, 2014 - 11:25am
UPDATED: Friday, May 23, 2014 - 1:21pm
Texarkana, Texas (KETK) — A father and son were killed Friday morning in a fiery crash northwest of Texarkana.
According to Department of Public Safety Trooper Sylvia Jennings, at around 4:30 a.m., a driving team out of Edison, New Jersey, was headed west on I-30 when they drove over the side and wrecked below onto County Road 2148. Authorities are unsure at this time why the 18-wheeler, which was carrying other cars, drove off the bridge.
The victims were identified as Brian Witkowski, 46, and James Witkowski, 21, said Jennings. Deputies did not say which person was driving at the time of the accident.
Traffic is flowing smoothly in both directions on I-30.
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