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Man Killed in Morning Accident in Ward County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

WARD COUNTY - A deadly and fiery crash occurred in Ward County on Monday morning.

The accident happened on Interstate 20, just west of Monahans.

State troopers say 28-year-old Ricardo Trevizo fell asleep at the wheel, crossed over the median and went into oncoming traffic.

That's when he slammed right into an 18-wheeler.

The report says Trevizo's pickup burst into flames.

He died in the crash.

The driver and passenger of the semi were both taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

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