One Dead After 18-Wheeler Crash

One person is dead after a crash involving two 18-wheelers just after 7 a.m. Monday morning. The crash happened near Jake’s Clays on 1379S, southeast of Midland, Texas. Police say one 18-wheeler driven by driven by Damien Woodard, 39, of Read Oak, Texas, was travelling northbound on 1379, when it traveled into the wrong lane of traffic striking an 18-wheeler traveling southbound. Woodward was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the southbound 18-wheeler, Danny Norris, 67, of Rowlett, Texas, was taken to the hospital with non-incapacitating injuries.