Driver killed in Thursday morning crash near 4th & Toledo

Driver killed in Central Lubbock crash
Published: Sep. 6, 2018 at 7:30 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 6, 2018 at 1:27 PM CDT
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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A driver is dead after a single-vehicle crash early Thursday morning near the 4700 block of 4th Street.

Police were called to the scene after 2 a.m. following reports of a crash in that area. When officers arrived on scene the found the driver and pronounced the person dead.

LPD was later able to identify 29-year-old Kevin Flores, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

An initial investigation has found the vehicle was driving west when it came off of the roadway, crossed the center turn lane and westbound lanes of traffic, then hit a utility pole on the north side of 4th Street.

An investigation is currently ongoing to gather remaining details regarding the crash. KCBD NewsChannel 11 will update this story when more information becomes available.

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