Head-On Accident in Ector County Kills Two

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - Two people are dead after a head on collision in Ector County.

The accident happened around 6:30, near the intersection of U.S. 385 and Highway 158.

Troopers say a yellow Jeep was trying to pass another car when it collided with another vehicle, going the opposite way.

Two people in the car died at the scene.

Troopers have not released their identities yet.

We're told a man, a woman, and a baby were in the Jeep.

All three were taken to the hospital and at least one was airlifted.

No word on their conditions.