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Driver Arrested for Fatal Accident in Glasscock County Had Mexican Driver’s License

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NewsWest 9

GLASSCOCK COUNTY - The driver of a big rig dump truck that caused a fatal accident in Glasscock County is now facing two charges of involuntary manslaughter.

The wreck happened Tuesday evening when Ruben Garces ran a stop sign at FM 2401 and slammed into a pickup.

29-year-old Bryan McBride and 19-year-old Jacob Power were killed instantly.

We have learned from Glasscock County Sheriff that Garces does have a Class C Mexican license but doesn't have an American one.    

He is currently behind bars in Howard County.

His bond has been set at $40,000.