Man Killed in Weekend Accident Near Iraan

Man Killed in Weekend Accident Near Iraan

IRAAN, TX (KWES) - One man is dead following an accident south of Iraan.

The accident happened early Saturday morning on Highway 349.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a Ford pick-up was driving south on Highway 349 when the truck suddenly drove across both lanes of traffic, went onto the shoulder and side skidded into a rock cut out.

The driver, 35-year-old Victor Lopez, Junior, was thrown from the car.

He died in the wreck.

His passenger was taken to the hospital where he was treated and released.