Seminole Man Killed in Afternoon Accident

Seminole Man Killed in Afternoon Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

GAINES COUNTY – A Seminole man is dead following an afternoon accident in Gaines County on Monday afternoon.

The accident happened on U.S. Highway 62/180 about 10 miles west of Seminole around 5:30 p.m.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 2007 Ford F-250 collided with the back of a big rig trailer that was turning in front of the F-250.

The driver of the F-250, 32-year-old John Derek Taylor of Seminole, was killed in the accident.

We're told that Taylor was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

The big rig driver was not injured.