1 dead after Wednesday afternoon crash near Vega

1 dead after Wednesday afternoon crash near Vega

OLDHAM COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - One person has died after a two-vehicle crash near Vega on Wednesday, April 17.

Around 5:15 p.m., DPS officials say 69-year-old Catherine Hoyl was driving a 2005 Dodge Dakota west on I-40.

Hoyl’s pickup truck hydro-planed on the wet roads and she lost control of the pickup.

The pickup traveled through the center median, went airborne and collided into the driver’s side of a semi-truck.

Hoyl was pronounced dead on the scene.

The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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