2 Dumas men killed in two-car collision on Tuesday
MOORE COUNTY, Texas (KVII) —
The Department of Public Safety responded to a two-vehicle wreck on Tuesday in Moore County that killed two men from Dumas.
According to authorities, Ricardo Flores, Jr., 23, of Dumas, was traveling west on Morton Elevator Road in a 2004 Chevy pickup, while Alan Keith Swiedom, 61, of Dumas was driving south on FM 1284 in his 2001 Toyota SUV. Flores failed to yield the right-of-way at a stop sign where Swiedom was unable to make an evasive maneuver and hit Flores' truck.
Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Sue Simms at 4:30 p.m. yesterday.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash.
The wreck remains under investigation by DPS.