Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Cloudy and cool weather returns to Central Texas. Scattered rain chances are in the forecast for Saturday and the first half of Sunday!
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.