Posted: Feb 27, 2013 5:10 PM
Updated: Feb 28, 2013 8:08 AM
BEEVILLE - An oilfield worker from Beeville died just after 6 a.m. in a three car crash on Highway 59 about 8 miles west of town. A spokesman for the Department of Public Safety says Javier Gomez may have been drowsy when he crossed the center line of the highway into oncoming traffic.
His Saturn hit a Chevy truck head-on and spun around into the path of another pickup. Gomez was pronounced dead at the scene. The other drivers were taken to different hospitals.
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