LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Officers responded to an accident with injuries on South Loop 289 near Indiana Avenue just before 3 a.m.
Initial information indicates a pickup truck with two occupants was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of the Loop. The pickup truck collided head on with a car traveling eastbound.
The driver of the car, 18-year-old Jonathan Pesqueda, was taken by ambulance to University Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.
The 26-year-old male pickup driver and his 22-year-old male passenger were taken by ambulance to Covenant Medical Center. The driver has serious injuries. The passenger has moderate injuries.
Investigators are looking into whether alcohol was a factor in this crash.
This is an ongoing investigation by LPD's Accident Investigation Unit.