Mobile Meth Lab Busted, Driver Confesses To Hit And Run In Lefors

Gage Dane Zeek
Gage Dane Zeek

NewsChannel 10
By KFDA Assignments Desk

Gray County, Texas - 18 year old Gage Dane Zeek remains in the Gray County Jail charged with Transportation of Chemicals With Intent To Manufacture A Controlled Substance, and Accident Involving Injury and Failure To Stop and Render Aid.

Zeek was arrested Monday evening while driving in Gray County. Sheriff's deputies smelled strong chemicals coming from the vehicle. They discovered a rolling methamphetamine lab inside his car. Once he was arrested, Zeek then confessed to running over a 7 year old Lefors girl Monday morning. Zeek is being held on a $13,000 bond and is also being held on an outstanding Texas Youth Commission warrant.

The 7 year old girl was transported by helicopter to Amarillo. Last reports show she is still in the hospital with unknown injuries.