A head-on collision in De Leon led to one fatality, Monday, October 28.

The accident occurred around 11:40 a.m. on Highway 16N near CR 450 outside of De Leon.

Reportedly, the head-on accident occurred when the vehicle of the deceased came into the lane of an approaching trash truck.

Diana Hughes, age 71 of De Leon, was pronounced dead at the scene by Comanche County Justice of the Peace Johnny Conine. The accident is remains under investigation.

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