Two Teens Killed in Throckmorton County Crash
Two people were killed late Friday afternoon in a head on collision just south of Throckmorton. The accident occurred on US 183, about 1 mile south of Throckmorton. DPS reports that 18 year-old Brianna Paige Navarro of Throckmorton was pronounced dead at United Regional in Wichita Falls.
Navarro was northbound on US 183 when the 2001 Ford Escape she was driving crossed into the southbound lane. She collided head on with a 2013 Kentworth semi driven by 61 year-old Chandler Ray Green of Breckenridge. DPS says Green tried to brake but was unable to avoid the collision. Green was not injured. DPS says he was wearing a seat belt.
13 year-old Charles Jesus Navarro, also of Throckmorton, was pronounced dead at Throckmorton Memorial Hospital. Neither was wearing a seat belt. 2 year-old Casey Grace Jones of Throckmorton was taken to Throckmorton Memorial Hospital. She was treated and released. DPS says the child was in a seat belt or car seat. DPS says the crash remains under investigation.