Man Dies Helping Friend in Lipscomb County Wreck

By Aaron Langston

Published 07/01 2014 04:47PM

Updated 07/01 2014 05:33PM

LIPSCOMB COUNTY -- One person is dead after going to help a friend involved in a wreck in Lipscomb County.

DPS says they were called out on HWY 305 this weekend after a car hit a powerline pole.

They say the driver had called some friends to help her get the car back to town.

While there one of the friends came in contact with a down powerline and was electrocuted.

The victims name has not been released pending the investigation by the Lipscomb County Sheriff's Office.

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