Two women killed in head-on collision in Kaufman County

Two women killed in head-on crash

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.

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.

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