One Killed in Accident Along Highway 190 in Pecos County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PECOS COUNTY - One person has died after a weekend accident in Pecos County.

State Troopers tell NewsWest 9, the accident happened Saturday night on Highway 190, six miles east of Iraan.

We're told Michael Alexander fell asleep at the wheel.

That's when he drifted, hit a guard rail and went plummeting down an embankment.

His passenger, Stormee Nix, was thrown out of the vehicle and died at the scene.

Alexander was taken to Iraan General Hospital with minor injuries.