DPS: 3 die in fiery head-on wreck near Lovelady

June 14, 2013 2:37:17 AM PDT
Investigators say a fiery head-on traffic accident in East Texas has left three people dead.

The Department of Public Safety says positive identification was pending Thursday on two victims of the accident just south of Lovelady. Trooper Heith (heath) White identified the third victim of Wednesday morning's crash as 59-year-old Deirdre Lester of Lovelady.

White says a male driver and a female passenger were northbound on State Highway 19 when their vehicle crossed the center line and hit a car driven by Lester. DPS says all three victims were dead at the scene.

Lovelady is 90 miles north of Houston.

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