Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook:
Warmer-than-normal afternoons are the rule Saturday and Sunday with highs in the upper 80s to near 90! Rain holding off until the middle of next week.
HILL COUNTY (April 11, 2013)—A head-on crash Wednesday night on State Highway 22 in Hill County left two people dead, the Department of Public Safety said Thursday.
The accident was reported at around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday two miles east of Whitney where a westbound 2005 Dodge Magnum crossed into the opposite lane of the highway and collided head-on with an eastbound 2004 Toyota four-door, the DPS said.
The 22-year-old Whitney man who was driving the Dodge was pronounced dead at the scene.
The 43-year-old Hubbard woman who was driving the Toyota later died at a hospital.
Both victims were alone in their vehicles, the DPS said.
The names of the victims weren’t immediately available Thursday.