East Texas man killed in Winkler Co. accident

East Texas man killed in Winkler Co. accident
(Source: Raycom Media)

WINKLER COUNTY, TX (KWES) - A Naples, Texas, man is dead following an accident in Winkler County last Wednesday afternoon.

The accident happened on State Highway 302, about 15 miles west of Kermit.

Department of Public Safety Troopers said a 2005 International truck was parked on the shoulder of the highway.

That's when the International truck failed to yield the right of way to a 2013 Mack truck that was already traveling westbound on the highway.

The driver of the Mack truck, Terrance Daniels, 36, of Naples, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the International truck, Hector Javalera, 46, of Hobbs, N.M., was taken to the Winkler County Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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