Travel Trailer Accident in Ector County Kills One

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - Ector County authorities are investigating a motorcyle fatality on Kermit Highway.

Just before noon on Saturday, troopers say the driver of a truck trailer failed to yield the right of way at the corner of Highway 302 and FM 1936.

Authorities say 71-year-old James Henry Garrett was killed after he struck the truck trailer.

Garrett was pronounced dead on the scene.

No word if the truck driver was cited.