SAN ANGELO, TX – The driver and passenger of a commercial furniture truck were injured Friday morning in a crash at the intersection of FM-1223 and Janie Ln. east of San Angelo.
According to San Angelo Police Department Traffic Division investigating officer Welch, a white Chevrolet pickup was southbound on FM-1223 attempting to turn left onto Janie Ln.
The furniture truck was also southbound and crashed into the pickup from behind at a high rate of speed. The furniture truck then struck a fire hydrant and a tree.
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The driver of the furniture truck was pinned in the vehicle when emergency personnel arrived.
Officer Welch says debris from the crash hit a Dodge Caliber which was northbound on FM-1223 but caused little damage.
The drive and passenger from the furniture truck were taken by ambulance to Shannon Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries. Officer Welch says the driver of the furniture truck will be issued a citation for failure to control speed.