Hereford woman dies in Friday wreck

Officials: Truck crossed into the path of semi, was struck on driver’s side

VIDEO: Hereford woman dies in Friday wreck

DEAF SMITH COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - A woman is dead after a wreck in Deaf Smith County on Friday.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Laura Hernandez-Cervantes was driving west on US-60 in an outside lane, when she attempted to turn from the outside lane into the center median.

Officials say her truck crossed the path of a semi truck driven by Cary Shoults of Sulphur Springs and was struck on the driver side.

Hernandez Cervantes died at the scene.

No other injuries were reported in the crash.

Texas DPS troopers are continuing to investigate the incident.

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