MIDLAND COUNTY, TX. (CNN) – A tragic scene in Texas Monday. Check out the wreckage of a 17-vehicle pileup on Interstate 20, including five tractor-trailers. Midland city officials say volatile weather may have caused the crash, which killed two people.
Initial reports show a dust-storm triggered a thunder-storm in the area, making it hard for drivers to see.
Firefighters who responded to the scene rescued two people from their cars. Two other people critically injured in the accident were taken to the hospital.