Staff ReportNewsWest 9
LOVING COUNTY – A Socorro, Texas, man is dead following a rollover accident in Loving County early Thursday morning.
The accident happened around 2:30 a.m. on State Highway 302, about eight miles east of Mentone.
DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 2012 Peterbuit truck tractor and semi-trailer was traveling west on State Highway 302 when the semi-truck hit two bulls on the roadway.
The collision caused the semi-truck to travel into a barrow ditch, rotated clockwise, entered a side skid and overturned.
The driver of the semi-truck, Sergio Garcia Montes, 29, of Socorro, Texas, was killed in the accident.