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Both drivers killed in head-on collision in Andrews County

DPS says one driver crossed into the southbound lanes of FM 1788 and struck the other driver head-on.
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ANDREWS, Texas — DPS is investigating a crash that took place early Sunday morning in Andrews

Troopers say Colton Gibbs, 30, from Gladewater, Texas was driving his truck south on FM 1788 at 3:48 a.m.

At the same time, Francisco Del Hierro, 28, of Andrews was also driving a truck northbound on the same road.

DPS reports the second driver crossed over into the southbound lanes and struck Gibb's vehicle head on.

Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene. DPS also says Del Hierro was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

DPS is still investigating and no more information is available at this time.