MONAHANS, TX (KWES) - Department of Public Safety Officials confirm the death of a driver after an accident was reported around 5 p.m. off of Interstate 20 near mile marker 77 west of Monahans.
DPS told NewsWest 9, a vehicle was headed east on I-20 when they tried avoiding a tire lying on the road.
The driver over steered, reaching the median and making it onto oncoming traffic.
The vehicle was then T-boned by a vehicle traveling west-bound on I-20.
The driver was pronounced dead at the scene, the west bound driver's vehicle caught fire.
NewsWest 9 was told a good Samaritan stopped to aid the driver and pulled him out.