Rollover Accident in Loving County Kills One, Injures Another

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

LOVING COUNTY - A rollover accident in Loving County takes the life of an oilfield worker, and his passenger remains hospitalized.

DPS Officials identified the deceased as 24-year-old David Eaton of Kermit.

34-year-old Robert Jameson was airlifted to Medical Center Hospital and is in stable condition.

The accident happened Monday night just before ten, about two miles east of Mentone on Highway 302.

Eaton was headed around a curve, went into a ditch and overcorrected.

His car rolled several times and both men were ejected.

Neither was wearing a seatbelt.