Two Killed in Early Morning Traffic Crash in Salado
Two people are dead after a head-on collision in the 9000 block of FM 2484 early Tuesday morning.
The crash occurred around 5:30 AM. According to DPS officials, the driver of a 2007 Chevy pickup was headed east when it veered into the westbound lane, hitting an oncoming 2010 Mercedes Benz.
The driver of the Chevy was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. The driver of the Mercedes was buckled in, but both drivers were fatally injured in the collision and pronounced dead at the scene.
DPS officials have not released the names of the deceased pending notification of next of kin. No other injuries were reported, and investigators were working to determine what caused the Chevy to veer into the wrong lane.