LUBBOCK COUNTY, TX (KCBD) - Texas DPS troopers have now released the name of a Brownfield man killed in a deadly accident just east of US 62/82 on FM 1585.
It happened around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday evening.
DPS says this was a head-on collision involving Ford and Kia passenger cars. The driver and sole occupant of Kia, identified as 18-year-old Samantha Cardenas of Lubbock, was transported to UMC with unknown injuries.
The driver and sole occupant in the Ford, 30-year-old Eloy Arenas of Brownfield, was pronounced dead at scene.
DPS is working a second fatal accident that happened at the intersection of FM 1585 and US 62/82, also on Wednesday night. We'll continue to update this story as more details are released.