Fort Stockton man killed in crash near Crane


The Texas Department of Public Safety reported that Seth A. Martinez, 20, of Fort Stockton was killed Sunday, Nov. 18 in a crash on State Highway 329, 11 miles west of Crane.

According to the DPS report, Martinez was driving a 2009 Chevy Malibu east on SH 329, went the car crossed the center stripe and struck a trailer traveling west.

The trailer was being pulled by a 2012 Peterbuilt truck tractor driven by Stephen K. Hood, 53, of Monticello, Ariz.

Hood was not injured.

The speed limit on the road is 75 mph, and conditions were listed as clear and dry.

It is not clear if Martinez was wearing a seatbelt.