West High School senior listed in stable condition

The West High School senior involved in a head-on collision Tuesday was listed Wednesday in stable condition at DeTar Hospital Navarro, a hospital spokesperson said.

Mario Garcia, 17, of Victoria, was driving a red Camaro about noon on U.S. Highway 87 North when he lost control of the vehicle and skidded into oncoming traffic, hitting a Chevrolet Tahoe, said Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Lt. Glen Garrett.

Garcia's passenger, Jacob Guzman, 18, of Victoria, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Tahoe, Carl Bradburn, 54, of Victoria, was taken to Citizens Medical Center, where he was treated and released Tuesday, a hospital spokesperson said.