1 dead, 1 injured following head-on collision

1 dead, 1 injured following head-on collision
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PECOS COUNTY, TX (KWES) - One person is dead and another is injured following a head-on collision on Highway 285, 30 miles northwest of Sanderson.

Concepcion Matute, 57, of Hot Springs, CA was towing a semi-trailer north on U.S. Highway 285 and Austin Jordan was traveling south in the northbound lane.

Matute struck Jordan head-on.

Jordan was declared dead on scene, and Matute was transported to the Pecos County Memorial Hospital in Fort Stockton.

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