MIDLAND, Texas — One man was killed in a two-vehicle crash east of Midland on HWY 158 at approximately 8:25 a.m. Thursday.
A preliminary investigation has revealed both vehicles were traveling eastbound at the time of the crash.
The victim, Cody Gibbs, 34 of Hico, Texas, was driving a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado behind Donald Morehouse, 53, of Conroe, Texas, who was in a 2019 Ford F-550.
As Morehouse slowed to make a right turn, Gibbs failed to control his speed and struck the rear of Morehouse's F-550.
Gibbs was pronounced dead at the scene, Morehouse was not seriously injured.
The investigation also revealed Gibbs was not wearing a seatbelt.