This morning at approximately 10:04 a.m. Highway Patrol Troopers and Collin County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a major crash on F.M. 6, 1 mile west of Nevada. Preliminary investigation indicates that a Nissan passenger vehicle was traveling westbound on F.M. 6 and a Chevy Equinox was traveling eastbound. For a yet to be determined reason, one of the vehicles traveled into the opposite lane of travel striking the other vehicle head on.

The driver and three occupants of the Chevy Equinox were transported to various local hospitals with injuries. The driver of the Nissan was pronounced deceased on scene.

The investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at this time.