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State troopers investigating fatal wreck in Hemphill County

Troopers believe the semi-truck crossed into the opposite lane of traffic and collided with a pick-up.  (Source: KFDA) Troopers believe the semi-truck crossed into the opposite lane of traffic and collided with a pick-up. (Source: KFDA)

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - One person is dead and another is hospitalized following a wreck in Hemphill County.

Thursday morning, troopers say a semi-truck was traveling west on US Highway 60 between Miami and Canadian, when they believe the vehicle crossed into the opposite lane of traffic.

A pick-up traveling east on the highway collided with the trailer of the semi-truck.

The pick-up driver, 24 year-old Carlos Grissom of Pampa, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, and the semi-truck driver, 33 year-old Aaron Wiggins of Kingfisher, Okla. was taken to a hospital with injuries believed to be non-life-threatening.

The wreck remains under investigation at this time.

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