Pecos County Accident Kills 19-Year-Old Student

By Staff Report

NewsWest 9

PECOS COUNTY - A single-vehicle accident in Pecos County takes the life a 19-year-old student. It happened just after 7:00 Sunday morning about 27 miles north of Fort Stockton.

DPS officials say 19-year-old Ian Matthew Smith, of Three Rivers, was heading north on SH 18 when he left the roadway, went into a side skid and then rolled his Ford truck. Smith died at the scene.

No one else was injured in the crash.