Midland Man Killed in Martin County Accident

MIDLAND - A Midland man is dead after a fatal collision in Martin County Wednesday night.

THe accident happened a little after 7:00 p.m. about 15 miles north of Midland on Highway 349.

DPS Troopers say a Jeep was traveling northbound on 349 when the driver veered and hit a car traveling south.

The driver of the car, 56-year-old Mark Thomas Owens of Midland died at Medical Center Hospital.

The driver of the Jeep, who is from Louisiana, is in stable condition at Midland Memorial Hospital.