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Midland Man Killed in Rollover Accident on Highway 80

Photo taken by NewsWest 9 Photographer Marcos Montes. Photo taken by NewsWest 9 Photographer Marcos Montes.
Photo taken by NewsWest 9 Photographer Marcos Montes. Photo taken by NewsWest 9 Photographer Marcos Montes.

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - A Midland man is dead after a rollover accident in Midland County.

The accident happened around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon on Highway 80, west of the Big Sky Drive-In Theatre.

Officials on the scene tell NewsWest 9, 26-year-old Carlos Chavez was heading westbound on Highway 80 when for some reason, he lost control, rolled, may have gone airborne and hit a tree.

Chavez was not wearing a seat belt and may have been speeding when he lost control.

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