A fatal two-vehicle accident in Brownwood on Monday afternoon claimed the life of a 21-year-old man.

The accident that occurred at about 5 p.m. in the 1700 block of Austin Avenue involved a 1981 Chevrolet pickup and a 2000 Mercury Sable. According to Brownwood Assistant Police Chief James Fuller, the driver of the sedan, identified as Jose Guadalupe Martinez, 21, was removed from his vehicle and transported to the Brownwood Regional Medical Center.

Martinez was pronounced dead at 8 p.m.

The Texas Department of Public Safety continues investigating the accident.