Lovelady, TX — Authorities in Houston County are still trying to identify two of the three people who were killed in a fatal head-on car accident that happened on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Deirdre Lester, 59, was identified as one of the victims, but the other two were listed only as a male and female.
According to Texas DPS reports, the man and woman were driving north along Highway 19 in a Dodge Neon when they swerved into the southbound lanes and crashed into Lester’s oncoming car. The collision left all three dead at the scene, but only Lester was positively identified by county officials.
More investigation is expected, but officials noted that due to a fire that started in the collision, the timing could be unpredictable.
Scene of the Accident