Driver in critical condition after accident on East Loop - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Driver in critical condition after accident on East Loop

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Police say a man is in critical condition after an accident on the East Loop Thursday afternoon.

Police say Donald William Powell, 57, was driving his 2006 Ford F-150 southbound at 2900 East Loop 289 when he failed to drive in a single lane and struck the back of a parked trailer loaded with metal poles, towed behind a 2004 Chevy Silverado.

The trailer struck 70-year-old Wilburn Wayne Mansell, who was standing outside his vehicle at the time of the crash. Mansell was transported to UMC with moderate injuries.

Powell suffered critical injuries and was also taken to UMC.

Police say the investigation is still ongoing.

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