Rollover accident in Ector County blamed on bad brakes

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

A rollover wreck in Ector County is blamed on bad brakes.

It happened around 10 this morning when a delivery truck heading east on West County Road flipped.

According to troopers, the driver said the brakes failed, and the truck went across 385, into a field, then flipped on its side after hitting a pile of dirt.

The driver and passenger were taken to the hospital, but their injuries are not thought to be serious.

No word yet on whether the driver will be ticketed.