BEDIAS, TX (07/05/2016) — A head-on crash left two people dead and another person injured along Highway 90 on Tuesday night.
According to authorities, 64-year-old Shirley Robertson (of Marshall) and 43-year-old Robert Gonzalez (of Grapevine) were killed, and 36-year-old Shareeta Benson (of Longview) was injured, after a head-on collision on Highway 90 near County Road 238 in Bedias, Texas.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), reported that shortly before 11:30 p.m., 43-year-old Robert Gonzalez was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of the highway in a 2004 Dodge passenger vehicle. As he was driving the wrong way, Gonzalez struck Benson’s 2007 Kia head-on.
Shareeta Benson was transported to a nearby area hospital for treatment. Her passenger, Shirley Robertson, died at the scene of the accident. Gonzalez also lost his life at the scene.
We’d like to offer our condolences to those affected by this tragedy. Though details are limited at this time, we will update this story as information becomes available.