Three People Killed in Crash North of Big Spring

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - Three people were killed in a two vehicle accident north of Big Spring on Thursday morning.

The accident occurred on Highway 87 north of Big Spring at FM 846.

DPS officials tell NewsWest 9, a large truck was headed eastbound on FM 846 and the truck hit an SUV headed northbound on Highway 87. The collision caused the truck to roll over and both vehicles went up in flames.

Three men inside of the SUV were killed in the accident. They have been identified as 28-year-old Frank Overton of Big Spring, 59-year-old Dennis Richardson, Sr. of Big Spring and 32-year-old Sergio Gonzales of Forsan.

The driver of the truck, 35-year-old Joseph Kimbrell, Jr. of Rhome, Texas, was treated and released at the scene.

The accident is still under investigation.