Lampasas People in Fatal Car Crash


A head-on collision took place yesterday on hwy 190 E between Lampasas and Kempner.  Lampasas people were in both vehicles, two were killed, two hospitalized. The preliminary DPS report follows:

On Wednesday, September 05, 2018 at approximately 11:31am a two vehicle crash occurred on US 190 approximately 1.7 miles west of Kempner.  Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers responded to the scene. 

A 2005 Lincoln sport utility vehicle was traveling west bound.  A 1999 Ford pickup was traveling east bound.  The Lincoln crossed over onto the wrong side of the roadway and struck the Ford. 

The driver of the Lincoln was Presli Peters, 22, of Lampasas.  Peters and the two year old passenger were taken to Baylor Scott & White Hospital for treatment of incapacitating injuries. 

The driver of the Ford was Victor Morrison Jr., 41, of Lampasas.  The passenger was Cynthia Morrison, 40, also of Lampasas.  Both were pronounced dead at the scene.  Next of kin have been notified.  This crash is still currently under investigation.

TX DPS would like to remind motorists how important it is to drive at a speed that is legal and safe for conditions.