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Victim identified in Highway 191 crash

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Published: Jan. 29, 2020 at 12:53 PM CST
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One person was killed and another person was hurt in a crash along Highway 191 on Wednesday.

According to DPS, the victim has been identified as Audrey Wigginton, 89, of Midland.

DPS troopers were called to a crash along Highway 191 two miles east of Odessa at 11:17 a.m.

When the troopers arrived at the scene they found a crash involving a Ford F-250 and a Dodge Ram.

The driver of the Ram, identified as Wigginton, passed away at the scene. The driver of the F-250 was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A preliminary investigation of the crash revealed that both trucks were traveling west on the highway.

According to DPS, the driver of the F-250 failed to control their speed and crashed into the back of the Ram.

Both drivers were wearing their seat belts at the time.

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Authorities are on the scene of a major crash between Midland and Odessa on Wednesday afternoon.

According to DPS, a major accident happened in the westbound lanes of Highway 191 near Odessa.

The crash is causing traffic issues as crews work to clear the scene.

There is no word yet on what caused the crash or what vehicles were involved.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible.

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