The Texas Department of Public Safety along with emergency crews from Levelland Fire Department, Levelland EMS, Hockley County Sheriff’s Office and several crews from Brownfield responded to a fatal accident at the Hockley and Terry County line near Locketville Sunday.
DPS reports indicate the accident involved a semi-truck and mini-van. The semi-truck was reportedly laying on its side and debris was scattered on the highway. The highway was blocked off while crews worked to clear the scene.
DPS said one adult was pronounced dead at the scene and three children were transported to the hospital in serious condition.
DPS has not released the names of those involved. The cause of the accident remains under investigation of DPS.