A white sheet marks the third traffic fatality on the South Plains in the past two days.
An elderly woman is the latest victim of a deadly traffic accident on a West Texas Highway. The accident happened around 7:30pm Tuesday night on U.S. Highway 84 where DPS Troopers say the driver rolled his car over near the Lynn County Line.
Investigators searched the scene for clues as to what caused the crash. An elderly couple was inside the vehicle. Emergency workers pronounced the woman dead at the scene while a man was flown to a Lubbock hospital in critical condition. The names of the victims have not been released.