UPDATE: 1/18/17

The Wichita Falls Police Department has identified the victims of the accident at I-44 / US 287 on January 13 as 44-year-old Michael Joe Galliton and 39-year-old Tina Bush.

UPDATE: 1/14/17

News Talk 1290 has learned that two people, one male and one female, were killed in the crash that occurred below the US 287 overpass at Central Freeway on Friday afternoon.  Wichita Falls Police have not yet identified the victims.  We'll bring you further information when available.


A pin-in accident south of Spur 325 (Sheppard Access Road) on Central Freeway has claimed one life. Shortly before 1:30 pm, a pick up truck went off the road way, flipped and struck a bridge support under the U.S. 287 overpass.

The driver was reportedly the only occupant and died at the scene. Multiple fire and police units responded. The vehicle was on fire when first responders arrived.

We do not yet know the identity of the victim and the investigation into what caused the accident in ongoing.

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