1 killed, 1 hurt in head-on truck tractor crash on RM-2355 near Pyote

WARD COUNTY, TX — A 30-year-old Midland man died Thursday evening after a head-on collision on Ranch Road 2355 near Pyote, reports YourBasin.

Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene about one mile west of the city at around 6:30 p.m.

According to authorities, the man was driving a Ford F-250 pickup truck eastbound when the vehicle began to skid sideways. Moments later, the pickup entered the westbound lane and collided head-on with a tractor-truck.

The driver of the Ford was killed in the crash, confirms DPS.

First responders transported the driver of the semi to Ward Memorial Hospital. The extent of the patient’s injuries was not disclosed, but they were listed in stable condition.

At this time, no further information has been provided.


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