A Yoakum County, TX, law enforcement officer was killed in a crash while responding to another crash Saturday evening in Yoakum County, according to Seagraves police and the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Jason Fann, who was a police officer in Seagraves as well as a deputy sheriff in Yoakum County, was identified as the victim of a fatal crash Saturday evening in Yoakum County, Lubbock Online reports.
DPS troopers were called to a crash involving a tractor-trailer around 6 p.m. Saturday on State Highway 214, approximately two miles south of Plains, said DPS Sgt. John Gonzalez.
Fann was responding to the crash when he lost control of his patrol unit, rolling the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene, Gonzalez said.