ECTOR COUNTY - A crash near Penwell took the life of a Toyah man and sent another man to the hospital on Monday night.
The accident happened around 10:30 p.m. when 24-year-old Ingram Macha, a jailer from Reeves County, was driving on Interstate 20 close to mile marker 98.
He tried to pass a truck tractor when he hit another vehicle, driven by 31-year-old Matthew Percifull of Odessa, who was reportedly driving towards oncoming traffic.
Macha died at the scene and Percifull was taken to Medical Center Hospital in critical condition.
It is not known if any charges will be filed.