1 dead, 1 injured in Southmayd accident

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SOUTHMAYD, TX -- Multiple departments responded to a fatal accident Friday morning, on Highway 289 in Southmayd.

Police Chief Ron Blackwell says, around 7:30 a.m., a car and a pick-up collided head-on near Highways 56 and 289.

One victim was air-lifted to a Plano hospital, and another was pronounced dead at the scene.

Highway 289 was shut down for more than an hour during the investigation.

No names are being released at this time. Blackwell says a similar accident occurred in this same location about 8 months ago, also resulting in a fatality.

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