Two killed in Hartley County accident

NewsChannel 10

Hartley County, Texas - An accident in Hartley County Wednesday night leaves two people dead.

Texas Department of Public Safety troopers say it happened along US 54 about 14 miles southwest of Dalhart.
They say the driver, 76 year old Fernando Chavez, drifted off the road and over-corrected in the ditch, rolling his vehicle.

He was flown to an Amarillo hospital, where he later died. His passenger, 36 year old Maria Villalba of Omaha, Nebraska was pronounced dead at the scene.