POTTER COUNTY, TX. (THECOUNT) — Sonny Reynolds and Crystal Taylor-Reynolds, of Panama City, Florida, have been identified as the victims in a Thursday fatal vehicle crash in Potter County, Texas.

Sonny and Crystal, both 51, were involved in a fatal multi-vehicle crash involving a U-Haul box truck, a pickup truck and a semi-tractor Thursday morning near Amarillo.


According to reports, Sonny was operating in a U-Haul box truck hauling a car trailer and Crystal was following behind him in a pickup truck, when for unknown reasons, a semi-tractor crossed centerlines and slammed into the U-Haul head-on. The pickup truck then rear-ended the U-Haul around 10 a.m. Thursday.

The U-haul and the big-rig then burst into flames.

Sonny was pronounced dead on the scene of blunt trauma and thermal injuries.

Crystal and the semi-truck driver were transported to area hospitals with serious unknown injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Potter County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 121,073. Its county seat is Amarillo. The county was created in 1876 and organized in 1887 – Wikipedia.