Victim identified in fatal crash near Aspermont
STONEWALL COUNTY, Texas - The victim in a fatal crash that happened near Aspermont in Stonewall County has been identified.
The Texas Department of Public Safety said 69-year-old Stephen Lloyd Fitts, of Spur, died in that crash.
It happened at 1:33 p.m. Friday.
Investigators said a tractor-trailer was stopped in the eastbound lane of US-380 waiting to make a left turn onto US-83 northbound.
They said Fitts was stopped in his pickup behind that tractor-trailer when a second tractor-trailer hit Fitts' pickup from behind.
The collision pushed the pickup into the back of the stopped tractor-trailer. It then caught fire.
The crash is under investigation.