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Troopers identify victims in crash that left one dead, one injured

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ABERNATHY, TX (KCBD) -

Troopers with the Department of Public Safety continue to investigate a single-vehicle, fatal crash just west of Abernathy.

DPS says a pickup truck was traveling north on FM 2528, just north of CR 5100 when the driver over-corrected and rolled around 3:30 Thursday morning.

The driver, 26-year-old Xavier Martinez of Abernathy was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was ejected from the vehicle. He pronounced dead at the scene.

The passenger of the vehicle, 36-year-old Martin Lee Peek of Abernathy was taken to University Medical Center by Aerocare with non-life-threatening injuries.

The crash is still under investigation. 

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