Fatal crash in Pecos County

PECOS COUNTY, Tx (KOSA) -- A deadly two-vehicle crash that happened on a foggy Tuesday night in the wet roads of Highway 285 in Pecos County, left one driver dead and the other injured.

According to DPS, a 2011 Freightliner truck tractor, operated by 57-year-old Concepcion Matute, was towing a semi-trailer as he was traveling North on U.S. Highway 285.

A 2014 Dodge Ram 1500, operated by Austin Jordan, of 20 years of age, was traveling South on U.S. Hwy 285 on the northbound lane when Matute struck him head-on.

Jordan was pronounced dead in the scene. As for Matute, he was transported to the Pecos County Memorial Hospital in Ft. Stockton with non-incapacitating injuries.

A GoFundMe page has been started for the family of Jordan.