HAMILTON COUNTY - Two people are dead and one person is injured after a two-vehicle crash Saturday morning on US 281 in Hamilton County.
Officials said the crash occurred around 10:51 a.m. just 10 miles north of the city of Hamilton.
According to DPS Sergeant David Roberts, a 2015 Honda Civic was traveling southbound and a 2015 Ford pickup was traveling northbound. The driver of the Honda 57-year-old Wanda Whemeryer, of Little Elm and her passenger, 36-year-old Jamie Gutierrez, of McKinney were pronounced dead at the scene by Judge James Lively.
The driver of the Ford was identified as 50-year-old Randy McKinney of Cleburne. McKinney was taken by ambulance to Hamilton General Hospital for treatment of non-incapacitating injuries.
No charges have been filed.
Texas DPS urges drivers to slow down during time of inclement weather. Motorist should drive a a speed that is safe for the conditions at the time.
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