Three killed in I-20 pileup|[3/17/06]

Published 12:00 am Friday, March 17, 2006

Three people were killed and five others injured early this morning in a wreck involving four cars and three 18-wheelers on Interstate 20 near Bovina.

The pileup shut down eastbound traffic on I-20 for most of the morning.

Killed in the collision were James Andrew Carlisle, 20, McKinney, Texas; his passenger, Marcus Ryan Basye, 20, 142 Pinedale Road, Terry, Miss.; and Christine Jones, 54, 2252 Castle Hill Drive, Jackson, said Warren County Coroner John Thomason. All three were killed instantly, he said.

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Five people were injured and transported to River Region Medical Center.

They were: