ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – At least one person was killed Friday evening in a single-vehicle wreck on I-20. This is the 19th fatality in 15 crashes within Abilene city limits this year.
Traffic was backed up on the eastbound lane of I-20 near mile marker 293, around 7:30 p.m. Friday.
The crash, which involved at least two passengers also started a grassfire and was quickly put out by responding crews from the Abilene Fire Department.
Officials confirmed with KTAB/KRBC that it was a single-vehicle crash that killed at least one person, and involved two passengers.
Conditions of the others involved are unknown at this time. This is an ongoing investigation.