Second Person Dies From Injuries in Hardeman County Crash

Second Person Dies From Injuries in Hardeman County Crash

HARDEMAN COUNTY, TX (KAUZ) - A second person has died from injuries sustained in a car accident in Hardeman County earlier this month.

D.P.S. officials say 64-year-old Paul Thomas Pence passed away due to his injuries on Tuesday. He died at University Medical Center in Lubbock.

The accident happened on January 9th on Highway 287 near the Hardeman County and Childress County line.

According to the D.P.S. report, the driver traveled into the grassy center median, then steered too hard to the right and swerved back onto the roadway too fast. The car rolled over and two passengers were ejected.

59-year-old Raquel Judith Pence was pronounced dead on the scene. Several other passengers were taken to hospitals with injuries.

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