POSTED: Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 10:13am
UPDATED: Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 10:16am
TYLER — An Athens woman was killed in a late night head-on car crash Friday night on Highway 271 in Tyler.
Police say it happened a little after 11.
Apparently 23-year-old Eduardo Flores drove his Chevy truck across the median into oncoming traffic and hit a minivan.
Nancy and William Slagle from Athens were inside.
Nancy Slagle was killed in the accident while her husband is in critical condition at a local hospital.
In the meantime, Flores was booked into the Smith County jail for intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault.