Clifton Springs man killed, passenger seriously hurt after tractor-trailer wreck in Texas

Officials say that a 41-year-old Clifton Springs man was killed in a crash that happened on Tuesday in Texas. Another person was seriously hurt.

Investigators say 41-year-old Peter Smith, of Clifton Springs was driving his tractor-trailer when he crossed into the other lane, striking another rig head-on.



Authorities say he died on the scene.

Meanwhile, a passenger inside Smith’s vehicle – Darrien Quagliata, 25, also of Clifton Springs was seriously hurt. She was transported to University Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas.

The driver of the second rig suffered minor injuries during the wreck.


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