AMARILLO -- A Borger man was killed when the vehicle he was driving lost control and overturned in a barrow ditch North of Amarillo on SH 136, Fritch highway, Sunday night at about 11:30 pm according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Danal Paul Bruce, 59, of Borger, was driving a 2010 Dodge pickup truck northbound along the Fritch highway, about an 8/10 of a mile past mile marker 104, when the vehicle went in to the barrow ditch on the east side of the road.
Bruce over corrected causing the vehicle to skid then overturning. Bruce was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle.
Potter county, precinct 3, Justice of the Peace, Gary Jackson pronounced Bruce dead at the scene at about 11:45 pm.
Texas Department of Safety Trooper Chris Ray, in a press release, did not say if speed was a factor. Road and weather conditions were not factors in the roll over accident.