3 people dead after head-on collision

Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo man and a Panhandle couple have been killed following an accident on the loop.

At about 8:30 Wednesday night officers were sent to the 300 block of south Lakeside near I-40.

They say they discovered 88-year-old Frank Basler of Amarillo had been driving his pickup southbound in the northbound lane.

He hit 73-year old David Wiseman of Panhandle in a Camry. Basler died at the scene.

Wiseman and his wife were transported to a local hospital where they both died. The accident is being investigated.