Texas Department of Public Safety released information Sunday afternoon concerning a crash that occurred near Foster road and US 62 in Hockley County late Saturday night.
DPS troopers report that a 2017 Chevrolet Traverse was turning off of Foster Road onto US 62 when it was struck by a pickup pulling a trailer, traveling northeast on US 62. The Chevrolet Traverse was driven by 72 year old Roger Grizzard of Weatherford. The impact knocked Grizzard’s vehicle off the road. Grizzard was pronounced dead at the scene. Two passengers in his vehicle were transported to University Medical Center in Lubbock with life threatening injuries. The driver of the pickup was not injured.
DPS continues to investigate the accident. A cause for the accident has not been released.