LUBBOCK, Texas — Emergency crews responded to three crashes along Slaton Highway Friday evening. The first was about 5:15 p.m., and the second was about 5:40 p.m. The last was about 6:10 p.m.
Traffic was diverted for a time from Slaton Highway to Woodrow Road. The first two crashes were described as single-vehicle rollovers near the All American dealership. The final crash was described as an elderly driver who hit a sheriff’s unit. The officer was not inside the vehicle at the time, and there were no injuries.
Only one person from all three collisions went to University Medical Center via EMS with injuries that were described by DPS as minor.