Denver City man killed in Gaines County crash

Denver City man killed in Gaines County crash
Gaines Co. Crash (Source: The Seminole Sentinel/Facebook)

GAINES COUNTY, TX (KWES) - A Denver City man is dead following a two vehicle crash in Gaines County on Thursday.

The accident happened just before 3 p.m. at the intersection of State Highway 214 and State Highway 83, about two miles north of Denver City.

DPS Troopers said the driver of a 2011 Dodge pickup failed to yield the right of way at the intersection and was struck by an 18-wheeler traveling south on State Highway 214.

The driver of the 18-wheeler, Israel Moreno, 34, of Denver City, was killed in the accident. The driver of the Dodge pickup, Chad Osborne, 35, of Lubbock, was taken to a Lubbock hospital with incapacitating injuries.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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