MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) - An oilfield accident in Midland County turned deadly.
The Midland County Sheriff's Office says one man died in the accident, which happened Monday morning at 3:30 a.m. It happened close to the 7000 block of East County Road 170.
The man is identified as Paul Stuart from Midland.
We're told he was stringing cable for a drill rig and got hung up on a winch on the back of a truck.
Other workers discovered him.
Officials said it is being considered an accident.