Scurry Co. Crash Report: Wrong-way collision on FM 1609 near Ira kills 1, hurts 2


Crash Report –  FM 1609 north of Ira, Scurry Co., TX


Report ID: 2024 February 12

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Units Involved: 2

Occupants: 3

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Unknown but likely

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition (Dry, Wet, Snow, Mud, Dirt): Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Head-on

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


SCURRY CO., TX – A 24-year-old Ira man died Monday afternoon in a wrong-way collision along a rural highway just north of Ira.

The incident happened at 1:20 p.m. on FM 1609, which runs north to south between Ira and Snyder.

The investigation indicates that a southbound vehicle entered the northbound lane of traffic on FM 1609, causing a head-on collision with a second vehicle towing a trailer.

The wrong-way vehicle ignited following the crash, and the driver died at the scene of the accident. Authorities identified him as Seth Boynton.

Medics transported both occupants of the northbound vehicle in stable condition to a local hospital with unspecified injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

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