2 dead after vehicle crash in Flint


Two people were killed in a two-vehicle crash Sunday in Flint.

At approximately 4:30 p.m., Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers responded to the crash on Farm-to-Market Road 2868 just east of Texas Highway 155 South in Smith County.

Preliminary reports from DPS indicate that during a period of heavy rain, a 2016 Mustang, driven by Emily Bauman, 23, of Flint, was traveling east on FM 2868 when the driver lost control of the vehicle and skid into oncoming traffic, where it was struck by a 2017 Chevrolet Impala, driven by Kevin Riggs, 54.

Both Riggs and Bauman were pronounced dead at the scene by Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace Mitch Shamburger. A passenger, Vicki Riggs, 62, was transported to ETMC-Tyler in critical condition.

-Texas Department of Public Safety



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