Two Killed in Head-On Crash on SH 243 in Kaufman County

Two Killed in Head-On Crash on SH 243 in Kaufman County

Two Killed in Kaufman County Two-Vehicle Crash on SH 243 near CR 109

Kaufman County, Texas (January 20, 2021) – Two people were killed in a head-on collision Monday night in eastern Kaufman County, according to the Texas DPS.

The deadly crash occurred around 8:40 p.m., January 18, on State Highway 243, near County Road 109.

DPS said a 2018 GMC SUV was traveling eastbound on the highway when the driver lost control, veered into the westbound lane, and crashed head-on into a westbound 2005 Honda.

Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene. Their victims’ identities have not been released.

The crash remains under investigation.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

While there are many causes of car accidents, the most common reasons of driver negligence include driver inattention; cell phone use; texting and driving; speeding; fatigue; failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign or private drive; running a red light; and driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs,” Attorney Joel A. Gordon said. Mr. Gordon believes that an independent investigation is important. An Attorney will help obtain the crash report, secure accident photos, interview witnesses, and create a claim.

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