MIDLAND COUNTY - One man is dead following an afternoon accident in Midland County on Saturday.
The accident happened on State Highway 158, 11 miles east of Midland just before 5 p.m.
DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 2000 Kawk, driven by 48-year-old John Randall Cox, was traveling westbound on Highway 158 when a big rig, which was parked off the road, attempted to make a U-turn in front of Cox's vehicle.
That's when the vehicle Cox was driving collided with the trailer the big rig was carrying.
Cox was pronounced dead at the scene.