Deadly Crash On I-27
Amarillo Police Department Photo: AlphaMediaAmarillo

Two people have lost their lives after an early morning traffic accident that affected traffic along northbound I-27.

Preliminary information from the Department of Public Safety said a truck was driving southbound on the highway around 2:30 a.m.

The truck then hit a car in the northbound lane on the McCormick overpass, setting the truck on fire.

The driver and passenger in the car both died at the scene.

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