BIG SPRING – A Big Spring man is dead and another person was injured following an afternoon accident on Tuesday in Howard County.
The accident happened on Ranch Road 33 about 15 miles north of Garden City around 2:15 p.m.
DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, an 18-wheeler was traveling northbound on Ranch Road 33 and failed to pass to the left safely, drove into the southbound lane and hit a 2013 GMC pickup.
The driver of the GMC pickup, 43-year-old Cody Rhea Hare of Big Spring, was killed in the accident.
The driver of the 18-wheeler, 55-year-old Philip Edward Davoust of El Paso, was taken to Scenic Mountain Medical Center where he was treated and released.