Amarillo, TX -- A Canyon man is dead following a four-vehicle accident on I-40 east last night.
Amarillo police say 21-year-old Kendrick Ray Powell died at the scene.
They say 30-year- old Christopher Easterday was driving eastbound on I-40 around 9:00 Thursday evening, when his vehicle crossed the center median into the west bound lanes.
He struck Powell and another vehicle, which struck a fourth vehicle.
Easterday was transported to a local hospital with life- threatening injuries, but his condition has reportedly improved.
Police say speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in the accident.