1 dies in accident

07/21/2014 3:59 PM

07/21/2014 4:00 PM

One person was killed in a three-vehicle collision on U.S. 287 in Mansfield on Sunday night.

A motorcycle, passenger vehicle and an 18-wheeler were involved in the accident on the southbound lanes of the interstate at 10:30 p.m., said Thad Penkala, spokesman for the Mansfield Police Department. The identity of the deceased had not been released at press time. No other injuries were reported.

The accident occurred between Walnut Creek Drive and Broad Street on U.S. 287, which was shut down for several hours so the accident could be investigated.

-- Amanda Rogers

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