One person killed in Ector County accident

ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) - One person was killed in an accident in west Ector County on Monday.

It happened on State Highway 302 and FM 866 around 5:15 a.m.

DPS says Luis Leon-Amador, 49, was driving a small SUV south on FM 866 and failed to yield the right of way at the intersection at Highway 302.

A pickup then hit Leon-Amador's SUV at that intersection.

Leon-Amador was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The pickup driver was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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