Woman killed in fiery I-35 crash identified - KXXV Central Texas News Now

Woman killed in fiery I-35 crash identified

Michelle Whitehead (Source: Family) Michelle Whitehead (Source: Family)
Sidney Whitehead (Source: Family) Sidney Whitehead (Source: Family)
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(Source: Lorena Police Department) (Source: Lorena Police Department)
(Source: Lorena Police Department) (Source: Lorena Police Department)
MCLENNAN COUNTY, TX (KXXV) -

The woman killed in a fiery crash on I-35 has been identified. 

Lorena police said northbound Interstate 35 was shut down due to a fiery crash Wednesday morning.

The crash happened Wednesday morning around 6 a.m. near mile marker 317 in Bruceville-Eddy.

Bruceville-Eddy police said that the woman killed in the crash was identified as Michelle Whitehead. Her body was found after Wards Towing towed away the 18-wheeler. 

The driver of the 18-wheeler, her husband Sidney Whitehead, was taken to the Parkland Burn Center in Dallas with severe burns. 

According to police, Whitehead was pulled out by a bystander after the truck became fully engulfed. 

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