A serious crash near Midland has left four dead. Two simi-trucks collided just off of F.M. 1788 and I-20 at around 3pm today, causing an explosion. One of the trailers was full of cattle. The high-speed crash and following explosion killed four unidentified people according to KAMC 28.

I-20 between the Midland and Odessa loops was closed, and multiple emergency crews remained on scene late Thursday.  Another crash was reported on the roadway as well.