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Crash Involving Two Pickups Leaves One Dead

A man was killed in a crash involving two pickup trucks on RM 1061, about six miles northeast of Bushland, on Thursday night.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says that at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday night

31-year-old Evan Doss, of Austin, was driving a Ford F-350 towing a 1983 Avion travel trailer on FM 2381 and approaching the stop sign at RM 1061.

23-year-old Benjamin Martinez, of Borger, was driving a 2009 Chevrolet 3500 southeast on RM 1061.

Doss ran the stop sign and made a left turn onto RM 1061 and was hit on the driver’s side by Martinez’s truck.

Doss was pronounced dead on the scene by Potter County Justice of the Peace Taylor.

Martinez was taken to Northwest Texas Hospital where he was treated and released.

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