DPS: Cell phone distraction causes rollover on 84 west of Shallowater

Published: Oct. 31, 2016 at 2:21 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 31, 2016 at 3:08 PM CDT
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SHALLOWATER, TX (KCBD) - At least one vehicle was involved in a rollover accident this morning and officials with the Texas Department of Public Safety say cell phone distraction was the cause.

The accident occurred around 10 a.m. Monday, one mile west of Shallowater, TX on Highway 84. Officers from the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office, Shallowater Fire Department, and the Texas Department of Public Safety were called to the scene.

The 33-year-old driver was distracted by a cell phone and over-corrected, causing her SUV to roll into the median. There were no injuries in the crash.

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