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Lubbock, TX - Accident News and Resources including car, bicycle, motorcycle and truck accidents and much more.

Lubbock

Lubbock is located on the southern end of the western high plains in northern Texas. Lubbock recieved the nickname, "Hub City", from it being the economic, education, and health care hub north of the Permian Basin and south of the Texas Panhandle. Lubbock is considered one of the best placs in the country to start a business because of its low rent for commercial space, central location, and cooperative city government.

Major Roadways

  • Interstate 27 / Canyon Expressway is located entirely within Texas, running in between Lubbock and Amarillo.
  • U.S. Route 62 passes through Lubbock. The route travels from the Mexican border in El Paso to the Canadian border in Niagara Falls, New York.
  • U.S. Route 82 is an east-west highway that travels through the southern United States and Lubbock, beginning in Alamogordo, New Mexico and ending in Brunswick, Georgia.
  • U.S. Route 84 is an east-west highway that connects Brunwick, Georgia to Pagosa Springs, Colorado, passing through Lubbock after it begins to curve north.
  • U.S. Route 87 runs north-south through the central United States, running from Havre, Montana to Port Lavaca, Texas.

Other Transportation

  • A transit bus system run by Citibus provides transportation Monday through Saturday every week, with a central station downtown.
  • Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport is the airport in this region, serving as a hub for both passenger and FedEx flights.
  • Greyhound buses provide bus service in between Lubbock and other cities in the region.M

Major hospitals in Lubbock:

Covenant Health; TrustPoint Hospital.

When someone is injured in an accident in Lubbock, it is important to gather information about what happens next.

Being injured in a serious accident is always a shocking and scary experience, and dealing with the aftermath is exhausting and stressful. Accident victims are forced to deal with hospitalization, medical treatments, missed work, and lost income, often while trying to manage pain and disability from their injuries. And then the insurance adjusters start circling. Find out more about accidents and what issues an injured person needs to be aware of by going to this link.
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Most recent accident reports

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, a single-engine Piper PA-46 crashed into an 814-foot KCBD-TV tower while approaching Preston Smith International Airport in West Texas on a flight from Carlsbad, New Mexico.

Date: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2015

A demolition worker has been killed in an industrial accident at a West Texas job site. Terry County Sheriff Larry Gilbreath says 43-year-old James Croft of Tyler died at the scene Thursday afternoon when a silo tank fell on him.

Date: 
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Roadway: 
Unknown

A man has been found dead and a woman sick at a West Texas motel in what investigators believe was accidental carbon monoxide poisoning.

Date: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Roadway: 
Unknown