Fatal Crash in Winkler County Takes the Lives of Two Denver City Men
A fatal crash that occurred Tuesday morning in Winkler County left two Denver City men dead, and two others injured.
Texas DPS reports officers responded around 7:15 a.m. to a crash on State Highway 115, south of Kermit. When officers arrived, they found the scene of the crash between a semi-truck and a pickup.
The driver, 43-year-old Salvador Villalobos-Zambrano, and one of the passengers, 41-year-old Rigoberto Chavez, of the pickup were killed in the collision. Two other passengers in the pickup were taken to a local hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the semi-truck was not injured in the crash.
DPS determined that the semi-truck was driving south on State Highway 115 and attempted to turn on a private road, when the pickup failed to slow down and rear-ended the semi.