Midland Man Killed in Rollover Accident

Midland Man Killed in Rollover Accident

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - A Midland man was killed in a rollover accident on Tuesday evening in Midland.

Midland Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the intersection of Scharbauer Road and Edwards Street around 8:15 p.m.

According to the report, an investigation revealed that a Ford Mustang was traveling westbound on Scharbauer Road when, for an unknown reason, the vehicle lost control, entered the Scharbauer Draw and rolled multiple times.

A passenger in the Mustang, Richard Thomas, Jr., 28, died at the scene and the driver received only minor injuries.

Traffic in the area was shut down for overnight as police reconstructed the accident scene. The roadway was expected to be reopened by noon on Wednesday.