The Texas Department of Public Safety received a call about a two vehicle crash on Highway 62 in Jasper county at 7:45 Monday evening.
The crash occurred near Old Champion Food. A 2006 Chevrolet SUV was traveling Northbound on Highway 62, the driver then crossed the center dividing line into the Southbound traffic lane and crashed head on into a 1999 Toyota pickup.
The driver of the Toyota, 18-year-old Hector Lopez of Vidor, and the driver of the Chevrolet, 37-year-old Jamie Ray Pittman of Colmesneil were both transported by ambulance to St. Elizabeth for serious injuries. Both drivers were wearing seat belts.
This is an ongoing crash investigation. More details will be released when they are received.