One man dies in accident near the Lubbock Animal Shelter - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock


One man dies in accident near the Lubbock Animal Shelter

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A one car accident claims the life of 50-year-old Terry Tadlock. The accident happened around 3:30 p.m. Monday near the Lubbock Animal Shelter.

The crash killed the Tadlock instantly. It happened about 100 feet from the entrance to the animal shelter. A white Pontiac Bonneville slammed into the cement support structure that supports the Santa Fe Railroad Tracks.

Investigators with the Lubbock Police Department worked throughout the afternoon to piece together what caused the accident. The Fire Department and the Medical Examiner were also on the scene. Police say the vehicle was traveling south on North Ash Avenue when it hit the structure. Debris from the car was thrown 50 to 75 feet from the site of the crash.

At this time, they are still investigating whether or not there was another vehicle involved and if speed was a factor.

NewsChannel 11 is continuing to follow this story and will bring you the latest as it becomes available.

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