DPS identifies three people killed in Monahans crash

Published: Mar. 1, 2021 at 10:46 PM CST|Updated: Mar. 2, 2021 at 3:00 PM CST
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MONAHANS, Texas (KOSA) - New details have been released on Monday’s deadly crash in Monahans.

The victims have been identified as Joseph D. Hughes, 44, of Sedgewickville, Missouri, Daniel Pickett, 48, of Graham, Texas, and Casey McCall, 34, of Monahans.

According to DPS, troopers responded to a crash on State Highway 18 at 6:50 p.m.

When troopers arrived at the scene, they found a crash involving a Buick Park Avenue.

The driver, identified as Hughes, and the two passengers, Pickett and McCall, were killed in the crash.

A preliminary investigation of the crash revealed that the Buick was traveling south on SH18 at a high rate of speed before it left the roadway, drove through a parking lot and hit a building.

DPS says that McCall was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Three people were killed in a crash in Monahans on Monday evening, according to DPS.

The single-vehicle crash happened on Highway 18, around a mile south of Interstate 20 near the Ward County Coliseum.

No other details have been released on the crash.

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