A 28-year-old man is dead, following a traffic accident in West Lubbock early Monday morning.
The accident occurred just before 5am, near 34th and Milwaukee. According to police reports, Scott Peebles was traveling west on 34th street, when his car left the road and went into a bar ditch before crashing into a concrete culvert. Peebles was pronounced dead at the scene and his death marks the 29th traffic fatality in Lubbock this year.
Police say the cause of the accident is under investigation.