YOAKUM COUNTY, TX (KCBD) - Texas DPS is investigating a deadly crash that took the life of a Denver City man on Thursday morning.
It happened in Yoakum County, at the intersection of US 82 and FM 769 at 8:24 a.m.
DPS says 39-year-old Cornelius Neustaeter and 17-year-old Abram Neustaeter were in a 2009 Chevrolet pickup, driving in heavy fog conditions, and did not stop at a stop sign.
DPS says the pickup crashed into the side of a Freightliner truck tractor semi-trailer.
Cornelius Neustaeter was killed. Abram was taken to a Lovington, NM, hospital with incapacitating injuries.
The driver of the Freightliner was not injured.