Fort Worth investigators are still picking up parts of 135 cars
Five of the six victims of massive construction on a north Texas freeway were identified on Friday when the freezing rain that contributed to the destruction fell on the south and central Atlantic, threatening weekend travel and Monday commuting.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner identified four of the five victims as being from Texas: Tiffany Louann Gerred, 34, of Northlake; Aaron Luke Watson, 45, of Fort Worth; Christopher Ray Vardy, 49, of Boyd; and Michael Henry Wells, 47, from Justin. The fifth, William Darrell Williams, 54, was from Pahoa, Hawaii.
The exact cause of the buildup of 135 cars on Interstate 35 in Fort Worth Thursday was still being investigated.
By Monday morning, commuters will commute as far south and west as Houston – they stretch north and east towards Shreveport, Louisiana, Nashville, …