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Head-on collision near Claude kills Amarillo man

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Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo man is dead after his car collided head on with a semi-truck Friday evening just south of Claude.

About 5:45 Friday evening, a man driving a semi-truck pulling two trailers was driving west in a one lane construction zone on US 287.

Sixty-seven-year-old Mitridates Hurtado of Amarillo was driving east, but was in the west bound lane of the construction zone and collided with the truck head on.

Hurtado was pronounced dead on the scene, but no injuries were reported for the driver of the truck.