Lubbock man killed in wrong-way crash in Hockley County

Crews worked a double fatal vehicle accident, involving a single vehicle in the 2600 BLK of...
Crews worked a double fatal vehicle accident, involving a single vehicle in the 2600 BLK of Rifle Range Road near Hamlin Road.
Published: Nov. 12, 2021 at 10:27 AM CST|Updated: Nov. 12, 2021 at 10:41 AM CST
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LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A Lubbock man was killed in a crash Thursday night in Hockley County.

According to DPS, it happened just before 9:30 p.m. A semi was traveling southeast on U.S. 84, just south of Anton. 23-year-old Rogelio Juarez was driving on the wrong side of the roadway. The driver of the semi tried to swerve to avoid crashing into Juarez, but was unable to avoid a collision.

Juarez died at the scene. The driver of the semi was taken to UMC with unknown injuries.

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