Fatal crash on 214 between Morton and Denver City

Fatal crash on 214 between Morton and Denver City
Source: KCBD
Source: KCBD
Source: KCBD
Source: KCBD
Source: KCBD
Source: KCBD
Source: KCBD
Source: KCBD

MORTON, TX (KCBD) - The Department of Public Safety is investigating a two-vehicle fatal crash just south of Morton.

They say the crash occurred about 5 p.m. today, July 5, on FM 214.

We have been informed the crash occurred when a Dodge truck traveling northbound veered into the southbound lanes.

The truck then collided with a semi-trailer carrying a Bobcat Machine.

The man driving the Dodge was pronounced dead at the scene and has been identified as Bobby Lee Walters of Brownwood, aged 49.

The driver of the semi, 59-year-old Jose Guadalupe Vasquez Hernandez of Hart, was taken to Yoakum County Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A passenger in the semi, 57-year-old Dolores Vasquez of Hart, was also taken to Yoakum County Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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