Cochran County Head-On Collision Kills One, Injures Four - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

9/20/05

Cochran County Head-On Collision Kills One, Injures Four

One man is dead and four others injured after a collision in Cochran County.

DPS Troopers say the driver of a car was trying to pass another vehicle on Highway 114 just east of Morton Monday morning. That's when she hit an oncoming truck head-on.

A passenger in the truck, 90-year-old Morris Phillips of Morton died in the crash. The driver of the truck and two other passengers are in satisfactory condition at UMC. The driver of the car, 24-year-old Loraleigh Tarango remains in serious condition at Covenant.

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