Shortly before 8 a.m. Monday morning, 85-year-old John Wesley Huckabee of Lubbock was killed in an accident at 29th Drive and Brownfield Hwy. Huckabee was trying to turn onto Brownfield from 29th Drive when he ran a red light and hit a Ford Explorer that was going East on Brownfield. The driver of the Explorer, suffered minor injuries.
Monday's fatality makes the 11th in Lubbock this year. Last year, there were 23.