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2 killed in fiery accident in Cooper

COOPER, TX -- A service truck and tanker truck collided in a fiery crash near Cooper Thursday morning killing both drivers one a Bonham man.

Troopers say the driver of the service truck was headed south on state highway 24 when he crossed into the north bound lane and hit a McCraw oil tanker.

The company identified the tanker driver as Terry Johnson of Bonham.

The other driver's name has not been released.

More than 8,000 gallons of gas and diesel spilled onto the highway and the roadway was shutdown for several hours.

Troopers are investigating the cause.


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