Driver killed in wreck Friday on I20 in Greenwood identified - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Driver killed in wreck Friday on I20 in Greenwood identified

GREENWOOD, LA (KSLA) -

The man killed Friday night in a wreck on I20 in Greenwood has been identified.

According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office, 57-year-old Willie Roy Jackson of Kaufman, TX died of his injuries after his Jaguar was struck by an 18-wheeler.

A passenger in the Jaguar, 44-year-old Lisa L. Mallard of Dallas, TX, was taken to University Health. Her condition has not yet been released.

I-20 was be blocked eastbound from the Waskom, TX exit to Hwy. 169 until after midnight as first responders cleared the wreck.

Police said a Yellow Freight truck came up to a small wreck but was unable to stop before it hit the Jaguar crossover and then hit a Colonial Freight 18-wheeler, tearing the back of it open.

Traffic was diverted at Waskom to Hwy 80 until after the wreck was cleared.

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