KAUFMAN COUNTY -- Two people were killed and two children were injured in a crash in Kaufman County.
Department of Public Safety troopers were called to the scene of the crash at about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. It happened on FM 741, about two miles south of Interstate 20.
Double fatality crash in Crandall after a wrong way driver slams into a woman and two children. Both drivers DOS the kids seriously injured pic.twitter.com/4SfVb3mwTg— Mike Forbes (@mikeforbeswfaa) March 15, 2017
Troopers determined that a pickup truck being driven by Leyva Cerda, 29, was going north in the southbound lane without headlights. It crashed head-on into another truck, being driven by Kelly Jones, 37.
Cerda and Jones were pronounced dead at the scene. Two children inside Jones' truck were taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.