T uesday morning at approximately 6:00 a.m. Texas Department of Public Safety troopers responded to a wreck on FM 281 six miles east of Dalhart.
18-year-old Jose Elloy Sierra was traveling west on FM 281 when his vehicle slid off the road into a field. The vehicle over turned several times before coming to a stop in a field on the north side of the road.
According to a news release from DPS, Sierra was ejected from the vehicle and transported to University Medical Center in Lubbock. Sierra later died at the hospital. His body was transported to Lubbock County Medical Examiners Office.
DPS is currently investigating the crash.