1 Killed, 1 Injured in Glasscock County Accident

1 Killed, 1 Injured in Glasscock County Accident

GLASSCOCK COUNTY, TX (KWES) - A Carlsbad, Texas, man is dead and another person is recovering following an early morning accident in Glasscock County.

The accident happened just before 7:30 a.m. Friday morning on State Highway 137, about 14 miles west of Garden City.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest9, a 2008 GMC Sierra was traveling northbound on State Highway 137 when the driver crossed the center line into oncoming traffic and hit a 2010 Ford truck traveling southbound.

The driver of the Sierra, Jack Michael Riley, 40, of Carlsbad, Texas, was taken to Stanton Memorial Hospital where he later died.

The driver of the Ford, Agustin R. Velazquez, 57, of Midland, Texas, was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital where he is currently listed in stable condition.