On Thursday night a two car collision in West Lubbock killed an 83-year-old woman and left her husband hospitalized with serious injuries. It happened around 7 o'clock in the 6700 block of 19th street. The cause of the wreck is still under investigation.
Emergency responders had to use the jaws of life to free Elizabeth Smith from the drivers side of her Cadillac. She died on the way to the hospital. Her husband, 88-year-old Jay Floyd Smith was in the passenger seat. As of Thursday evening he is listed in critical condition.
EMS took two people from the suburban to the hospital. Their conditions are considered to be non-life threatening.