Longview man, Harleton teen killed in weekend wreck
POSTED: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 4:52pm
UPDATED: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 5:06pm
LONGVIEW — A Longview man and a Harleton teen were killed in a one-vehicle weekend crash after the driver swerved to miss an animal.
Department of Public Safety officials said 15-year-old Jason Daniel Yaws and 20-year-old Andrew Philip Foster were pronounced dead at about 1 a.m. Saturday at the scene of the crash on Texas 154. Foster's brother, a passenger, was injured in the crash.
DPS spokeswoman Sylvia Jennings said Foster was traveling eastbound on Texas 154 at 12:40 a.m. when he swerved to miss an animal in the roadway.