HILLISTER, TX (TYLER COUNTY) – Two people were killed when a car and a pickup truck collided head-on in Tyler County earlier this week.
According to 12 News Now, the collision occurred on Highway 69 in Hillister, at about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, when 29-year-old Warren man Jonathan Collins, operating a 2007 Chevrolet pickup truck, went over the center line and into the lane of oncoming traffic.
He collided head-on with a 2013 Dodge being driven by 49-year-old Village Mills woman Ramanda Parker.
Both drivers were killed at the scene.
Authorities closed a section of the highway for about 3 hours after the collision.
The accident remains under investigation.
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