According to DPS Troopers, James Grice, 32, was traveling east on Highway 158 when he failed to control speed and hit a 2007 Cub Cadet that was attempting to turn left onto a lease road.
Grice was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident and was fatally injured. He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Both passengers of the Cadet were taken to Midland Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The accident occurred on State Highway 158, about 17 miles west of Garden City Thursday morning. Investigations into the accident are ongoing.
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):