A Borger man died in a head-on collision that occurred Saturday afternoon on Highway 136 in Potter County.
According to Department of Public Safety reports, Levy David Cox, 36, was driving northbound on Texas Highway 136 in a 1994 Ford Ranger pickup. He was close to mile marker 94 and crossed into the southbound lanes for reasons that are not known at this time.
When Cox crossed the lanes, he struck a 2011 Dodge Nitro head on, which was driven by Jackie Don Stapleton, 38, according to reports. Cox was ejected from his pickup and died at the scene of the wreck, authorities said.
Local officials responded to a motorcycle wreck on Sunday afternoon on Highway 152. The wreck was called in at 12:20 p.m., officials were dispatched at 12:22 p.m., and officials were on scene by 12:29 p.m. The victim was taken by ambulance to a LifeStar helicopter and airlifted from the scene. Among those responding were Borger EMS, Borger Fire Department, and the Department of Public Safety. The EOC assisted with traffic control. The Borger News-Herald is following this story and will bring more information to the public as it becomes available.