1 East Texan dead in weekend wreck
POSTED: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 8:59am
UPDATED: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 9:00am
Hawkins, Texas (KETK) — An East Texas man is dead after a car accident which occurred over the weekend.
According to Trooper Jean Dark with the Texas Department of Public Safety, Billy Ray Tant, 61, of Beckville, was killed around 10:45 p.m., Friday night in a two-vehicle wreck on Farm to Market Road 14 just south of Hawkins.
According to the accident report, Mr. Tant crossed over the median into on-coming traffic and hit Stacie Warren, 37, of Combine.
Tant was pronounced dead at the scene and Warren was taken to a local hospital. She was last reported to be in fair condition.