Two people were injured, one seriously, after a tire on their SUV blew out Friday afternoon just west of Lubbock, near the county line.
According to the DPS, Juan Pablo Espinoza Lopez, 39, of Denver, Colorado, was driving westbound on Highway 114 when a tire blew. The vehicle rolled.
Espinoza Lopez was partially ejected and taken to a Lubbock hospital with serious injuries. His passenger, Erica Ann Lopez, 39, of Lubbock, was also injured. Troopers say they were both wearing seat belts.