Two Hobbs Women Killed in Accident in Gaines County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Two women from Hobbs were killed in a pile up in Gaines County on Thursday.

The accident happened on U.S. Highway 62, just two miles west of Seminole.

A pick-up hit a Mack truck with a trailer and then a car came and hit the Mack truck on the other side.

That's when an 18 wheeler came and hit the car.

A 31-year-old woman driving the truck and the 74-year-old who was a passenger in the car died at the scene.

The driver of the car, a 71-year-old man, was taken to Lubbock and is in critical condition.

DPS Troopers are investigating.