WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) – A fiery crash in far northern Williamson County between a pickup and a sedan killed two people and injured at least three others Sunday evening, said the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office.
The call came in at about 6:14 p.m. on State Highway 95 just south of the Bell County line, about 3 miles south of Bartlett, the Sheriff’s Office said. Micah Nathaniel Millican, 21, and Hubert Jude Klepac, 44, died at the scene. A woman and two children were taken to the hospital in serious condition.
Millican was driving a Chevrolet Malibu south on SH 95. Officials don’t yet know why, but say the car crossed into the northbound lane and hit Klepac’s Dodge 1500, which was driving north. The women and children were passengers in the Dodge.
One of the vehicles was gngulfed in flames and the crash shut down the highway in both directions for several hours.
The Texas Department of Transportation is investigating the crash.