According to reports, the crash occurred around 4:45 pm on US 62/82 about eight miles south of Brownfield.
Preliminary reports say a pickup truck was traveling northbound on the highway when it rear-ended a tractor-trailer. The pickup caught fire.
17-year-old Patrick Daley was killed in the crash and 19-year-old James Dayley and 9-year-old Bartley John Daley were transported to University Medical Center in Lubbock with incapacitating injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
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