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Police investigate hit-and-run crash involving police vehicle

The Major Crash Investigation Unit responded to a hit-and-run that occurred shortly after 9:30 p.m. Sept. 20 in the 2600 block of Avenue L.

Brownfield man arrested after construction worker hit on Marsha Sharp Fwy.

2 vehicles crash through fence near Central Lubbock home Tuesday morning

Suspects arrested after multi-county chase ends when suspects bail out of stolen truck

  6 injured in Sunday afternoon rollover near Dickens/Crosby County line

Lubbock Police investigating major crash at Avenue U and 38th Street

  1 seriously injured in 2-vehicle accident at 80th & Quaker

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Big Spring man dies in crash near Colorado City

Police identify pedestrian hit by vehicle on Spur 327

Multiple injuries reported after vehicle hydroplanes into oncoming traffic south of Hale Center

Driver killed in collision with trailer on I-27 in Hale County

3 injured in collision at Slide & South Loop 289

Motorcycle rider killed in Saturday morning collision

1 killed in single-vehicle crash in Chaves County

The New Mexico State Police investigated a single vehicle fatal crash on US 70, near mile post 359, northeast of Roswell, NM.

1 dead after major traffic crash on northbound U.S. 84 Thursday morning

A major traffic crash has occurred on northbound US 84, just west of FM 835 between Slaton & Lubbock early Thursday morning.

One seriously injured in crash at 130th and Upland Ave.

The Lubbock Police Department says a crash Wednesday morning in South Lubbock near the intersection of 130th Street and Upland Avenue has left one person seriously injured.

Lubbock man indicted for hit & run in April at 66th and Upland

Rolando Lee Martinez, 42, of Lubbock has been indicted by a grand jury on failure to stop and render aid in a crash causing an injury.

DPS identifies victim in fatal Garza County crash

Minor, moderate injuries reported after Monday night crash

2 adults, 3 young children killed in crash south of Odessa

TRAFFIC ALERT: Loop 289 traffic slows due to collision near Quaker Ave

Construction worker seriously injured in hit-and-run on MSF near Wolfforth

Police, Fire, EMS respond to rollover at 82nd and Upland Ave.

Multiple injuries reported after vehicle flipped on South Loop 289, Friday afternoon

According to Lubbock Police, an SUV has flipped around 5215 South Loop 289 just after 12:30 p.m. Friday afternoon.

Traffic stalled for 3-vehicle crash on Parkway Drive

A three vehicle crash has occurred on Parkway Drive, Wets of MLK Boulevard Friday afternoon.

1 seriously injured in Northeast Lubbock Co. rollover

The Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office and the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a single-vehicle rollover in northeast Lubbock County on Tuesday morning.

DPS identifies Big Spring pedestrian killed in crash

Officials with the Texas Department of Public Safety have identified a pedestrian killed in a crash on July 30, 2020.

Traffic diverted for rollover on 82nd Street and Frankford Ave.

Lubbock Police and Lubbock Fire Rescue are responding to a rollover in the northbound lanes at 82nd Street and Frankford Avenue.

  Motorcycle rider killed in Sunday morning crash near Buffalo Springs Lake

A motorcycle rider from Denver, Colorado died in an accident Sunday morning, near the south entrance to Buffalo Springs Lake.

1 killed in Sunday morning rollover near CR 1400 and US 84

One person has been pronounced dead after a fatal crash Sunday morning around 2:25 a.m., in Lubbock County.

Atmos closing roads to do repairs near 45th & S

Atmos Energy crews will be closing roads to perform maintenance at facilities from 44th Street to 46th Street off Avenue S. The repairs will take approximately one week to complete.

50th Street road closure to start Thursday

Starting Thursday, July 30, Barricades Unlimited will close one westbound lane of traffic on 50th Street, just west of Indiana Avenue.

Injuries reported in crash on I-27 near Exit 12

Emergency crews have responded to a crash on I-27, near exit 12, which is just north of the Lubbock Preston-Smith International Airport.

1 dead after fatal crash near Seminole

One person has been pronounced dead after a fatal crash in Gaines County on July 25.

  Police identify 2 killed, 1 injured in crash at 130th and Slide

A Ford Focus, driven by 25-year-old Tyler Mannino, was traveling westbound in the 5100 block of 130th Street. A Lexus GX470, driven by 54-year-old Tammy Endsley, was traveling northbound in the 13000 block of Slide Road. Both vehicles collided in the intersection.

Serious and minor injuries reported after Sunday evening crash at 34th & I-27,

The Major Crash Investigation Unit is investigating a crash that occurred shortly after 6:15 p.m. on July 26th.

2 vehicle crash at I-27 and Slaton Road Thursday morning

A two vehicle crash occurred at the intersection of I-27 and Slaton Road just after 8:00 a.m. Thursday morning.

Lubbock is one of the worst Texas cities for fatal motorcycle crashes

TxDOT is launching its “Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles” campaign, which aims to alert drivers to the risks that motorcyclists face and suggests safety precautions motorists can take to protect both motorcyclists and themselves.

1 injured in rollover at Quaker & South Loop

First responders have now cleared the scene of a rollover where one person was extracted from a vehicle.

Lubbock man charged with manslaughter found in Anchorage Alaska

On July 15, the Lubbock Police Department and the U.S Marshall’s were notified that Gamboa was found in Anchorage, Alaska and is currently being held on the manslaughter warrant and other local charges.

  TXDOT projects continue in West and East Sides of Lubbock

This project will take a week to complete and it’s all part of a 10.3 million dollar project to resurface the part of the freeway that lies in between Wolfforth and Lubbock. An auxiliary lane addition is also included in that budget. This whole project is set to finish in Spring 2021.

Marsha Sharp Freeway mainlane, ramp closures planned for next week

On Monday, July 20, TxDOT contractor Allen Butler will begin operations to mill and pave the Marsha Sharp Freeway (US 62/82) mainlanes, from 82nd Street to Upland Avenue. The work will require various daytime lane and ramp closures throughout the week.

Arnett Benson street maintenance project begins July 27

The work will take place in two neighborhoods: Arnett Benson, within the boundaries of the Clovis Highway and 4th Street from Indiana Avenue to University Avenue; and the Clapp Park area neighborhood, within the boundaries of University Avenue and Avenue Q, from 34th Street to 50th Street.

5 seriously injured in crash near Idalou

Lubbock County Deputies, DPS and EMS responded to a crash on Hwy. 62/82 just west of Idalou that happened right before 1 p.m.

New traffic signal at 50th Street and Milwaukee Avenue

Starting today, July 16, the new traffic signal at the intersection of 50th Street and Milwaukee Avenue is operational.

Motorcycle crash involving semi truck in Wolfforth, Wednesday afternoon

Just before 4:00 p.m. a crash occurred between a semi truck and a motorcycle in Wolfforth.

TxDOT seal coating roadways across the South Plains

More than 320 miles of state roadways are scheduled for preventative maintenance work during the months of July and August.

  DPS: 2-vehicle crash on 91st caused by medical emergency

DPS tells us a driver had a medical emergency behind the wheel, causing a crash at 91st and US 87 on Saturday afternoon.

City of Lubbock warns drivers of possible pavement issues in hot weather

The concrete expands with heat and, at times, will “blow up” at a joint where two concrete slabs meet.

DPS Encourages Texans to Make Safety on the Roads a Priority this Fourth of July

The Texas Department of Public Safety’s (DPS) annual July Fourth holiday traffic operations — Operation CARE (Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort) and Operation Holiday — are underway to help keep drivers safe on Texas roadways.

Road temporary closed for LPD crash investigation

The area near North Slide Road and Erskine Avenue will be closed as the Lubbock Police Department conducts a crash investigation.

1 injured in rollover at Loop & Ave. P

Traffic was backed up at the Loop and Avenue P Friday evening after a SUV rolled over in the median between westbound and eastbound traffic.

Lubbock PD to conduct Slaton Highway crash investigation on Wednesday

Lubbock Police have announced the Major Crash Investigation Unit will be conducting an investigation on the Slaton Highway Wednesday morning and traffic will be temporarily diverted.

  Police identify 2 killed in crash on Slaton Hwy.

The Major Crash Investigation Unit is investigating a crash involving a motorcycle and a passenger car that occurred shortly after 10:30 p.m. June 20.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash on South Loop 289 delays afternoon traffic

Police and EMS have been called to a crash on South Loop 289 at Slide Road for a crash.

Water & sewer tap construction on Zenith to start Wednesday

Beginning Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the City of Lubbock, with H.D. Weaver, will begin construction of a water and sewer tap for 1714 Zenith Avenue.

  Victims identified in crash on Marsha Sharp Fwy and West Loop 289

A crash on the Marsha Sharp Freeway flyover near the West Loop 289 intersection has caused police to divert traffic early Thursday morning.

Utility work to affect portion of North Loop 289

Wednesday night, May 27, Lubbock Power & Light and its contractors will work to complete a utility line construction project crossing North Loop 289 near Yellow House Canyon Park.

Water tap construction to close portion of Elgin Avenue

The construction will close Elgin Avenue from 76th Street to 77th Street.

  FM 669 back open in Garza County

FM 669 south of Post is back open for traffic after roads were washed out by heavy rain. The roadway striping is scheduled for Monday, June 1.

Police to block area near 125th, Quaker Avenue to investigate Sunday crash

On Wednesday Lubbock Police Department will block areas near 125th Street and Quaker Avenue to continue to investigate a crash that injured three people Sunday morning.

114th Street to close to through traffic starting Monday

Beginning Monday, May 11, 2020, 114th Street will be closed to through traffic from Avenue P to University Avenue.

DPS identifies victim of fatal crash south of Lubbock

DPS has now released the name of a woman killed in a Thursday morning crash south of Lubbock on Highway 87 close to Farm-to-Market Road 1585.

DPS: April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding motorists that April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

Teen killed in crash north of Seminole

The Texas Department of Public Safety has released information about a 1 vehicle crash that occurred Sunday, April 12 around 10:12 p.m. 7 miles north of Seminole in Gaines County.

1 vehicle rollover in Central Lubbock

The Lubbock Police Department has confirmed a 1 vehicle rollover near the intersection of 43rd Street and Avenue L Tuesday afternoon.

TxDOT to work on West Loop, I-27 frontage roads

Starting Monday night the Texas Department of Transportation will make some improvements to roadways in parts of Lubbock.

1 vehicle fatal crash in Gaines County after striking cow

The Texas Department of Public Safety has confirmed a 1 vehicle crash in Gaines County on Monday has resulted in the death of 1 person.

Utility work to affect a section of Loop 289

Starting Sunday night, March 22, 2020, Lubbock Power & Light (LP&L) and its contractors will begin work to complete a utility line construction project crossing South Loop 289.

LPD to close off roads for 2 crash investigations

The Lubbock Police Department will close two separate roadways starting at 9 a.m. Wednesday for follow-up crash investigations.

1 seriously injured after Tuesday crash

One person was seriously injured after a Tuesday morning crash on South Loop 289 in between Quaker Avenue and Slide Road.

2 injured in crash at 98th & I-27 Saturday morning

Emergency crews responded to a crash at 98th Street and Interstate 27 on Saturday morning.

Crash closes southbound lanes of Quaker near 98th Street

A two-vehicle collision in the intersection of Quaker Avenue and 98th Street has caused the southbound lanes of Quaker to be blocked while emergency crews respond. Drivers should avoid the area if possible.

1 person with serious injuries after motorcycle crash at 74th Street and University Avenue

The Lubbock Police Department has confirmed a 2 vehicle crash involving a motorcycle Saturday afternoon.

LPD: Driver, passenger flee after crashing into power pole at 34th & Gary

Police say the vehicle flipped after striking the pole and two people fled the scene.

Monday crash near 73rd Street and Slide Road turns fatal

Lubbock police say the crash involved two cars. Two people with serious injuries have been reported. Please avoid Slide Road near 82nd and South Loop 289 while first responders are on scene.

Traffic changes on Marsha Sharp Freeway taking place this week

Traffic changes on Marsha Sharp Freeway taking place this week

BNSF to close road for railroad repairs

Starting Monday, Farm-to-Market Road 2150 will be closed as Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad performs routine maintenance on a railroad crossing.

Driver seriously injured in multiple collisions on I-27 at Regis

The Lubbock Police Department has confirmed a multiple vehicle crash on I-27 near Regis Street early Sunday morning.

Multiple vehicle crash on eastbound access road of South Loop 289

Lubbock Police have confirmed a multiple vehicle crash early Saturday morning.

Crash on I-27 closes off roadway for short while

A crash on Interstate 27 near North Loop 289 has prompted the Lubbock Police Department to close off all southbound lanes of the Interstate.