June 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM CDT - Updated June 27 at 9:35 AM
Staff Report NewsWest 9
ANDREWS - One man is dead following a wreck near the Andrews/Martin County lines.
Andrews County Sheriff's Office tells NewsWest 9 that an 18 wheeler, belonging to Key Energy Services, was headed west on 176, when the driver tried to make a right turn onto NE County Road 100.
That's when the driver of a pick-up slammed into the trailer being hauled by the 18 wheeler causing him to spin off and strike a van that was headed east on 176.
The passenger of the pick-up, 20-year-old Zachary Shephard from Sweetwater, was killed.
The driver of the pick-up a 33-year-old male was transported to University Medical Center in Lubbock. The 44-year-old-male in the van was taken to Medical Center Hospital. The driver of the semi was taken to Medical Center Hospital with minor injuries.