Two Killed, One Injured in Midland County Accident - KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX: newswest9.com |

Two Killed, One Injured in Midland County Accident

MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

Two Midlanders are dead and another Midlander was injured in an early morning accident in Midland County.

The accident happened Saturday morning just after 1 a.m. on Interstate 20 about four miles east of Midland.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu was traveling the wrong way on Interstate 20 when a 2004 Ford F-150 collided head on with the Malibu.

The driver of the Malibu, Ruben Mora, 38, and a passenger in the vehicle, Phillip Leon, 23, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the F-150, Jose Velazuez Ramirez, was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital for treatment and was later released.

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