Midlander Killed in Wreck Near Lubbock

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

LYNN COUNTY - We've learned from our affiliate in Lubbock, KCBD, Daniel Pennell of Midland was killed in a rollover accident Thursday on Highway 87 near the Lynn County line.

The rollover wreck happened Thursday in Tahoka. According to KCBD, Pennell was driving north on Highway 87 when he veared away from the center lane and crossed through the median where he rolled his truck.

Investigators say he landed in the path of a semi, driven by Joseph Martinez of San Antonio who hit the driver's side of Pennell's truck.

Pennell was pronounced dead at the scene.