Local first responders were at the scene of a serious accident Wednesday (Nov. 6) in Southeast Lubbock County. KAMC News reports the crash occurred at 3:30 p.m. at FM 1585 and County Road 2900.

A Ford pickup and a semi-truck pulling a trailer were both traveling east on FM 1585 when the pickup somehow hit the semi-truck, causing both vehicles to veer off the road in different directions.

Deputies say the driver of the Ford suffered serious injuries and was taken to UMC. The driver of the semi-truck only suffered minor injuries but was taken to UMC has a precaution.