1 killed, 2 Hermleigh seniors injured in SE Lubbock wreck

One man has died and two Hermleigh ISD seniors are seriously injured after a crash in Southeast Lubbock on Saturday night.
Published: Feb. 12, 2023 at 12:21 AM CST|Updated: Feb. 13, 2023 at 6:29 PM CST
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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - One man has died and two Hermleigh ISD seniors are seriously injured after a crash in Southeast Lubbock on Saturday night.

Police were called to the 4200 block of East Slaton Road around 11 p.m.

35-year-old Carlos Gonzales was pronounced dead at the scene. Two Hermleigh students, 18-year-old Brenson Halford, and 17-year-old Tyler Stewart, were taken to UMC with serious injuries.

Lubbock police say Gonzales was driving in the eastbound lanes and struck the pickup that Halford was driving, causing the truck to roll.