LUBBOCK, Texas (NEWS RELEASE) – This afternoon we learned that three people died in a car accident in Texas, including two contractors for the Weather Channel, Kelley Williamson and Randy Yarnall. Kelley and Randy were beloved members of the weather community. We are saddened by this loss and our deepest sympathies go out to the families and loved ones of all involved.

(News release from the Weather Channel)

Corbin Yaeger, a young storm chaser from Arizona was also killed.