One in custody after Friday morning rollover - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

One in custody after Friday morning rollover


Lubbock police are investigating an early morning accident that tied up traffic in West Lubbock early Friday morning.

The accident happened about 6:15 a.m. at Highway 179 and FM 2255, near Cagle's Restaurant. The driver of a Dodge pickup truck lost control, slammed into a utility pole, and then hit a railroad crossing, before rolling his car at least once.

One person was arrested on the scene. Police won't release his name or say why he was taken into custody. Firefighters on the scene say no one was hurt.

North and southbound lanes of Highway 179 were shut down as utility crews worked to repair the lines.

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