Texas Department of Public Safety Report:
At approximately 3:16am, there was a two vehicle crash on State Highway 105 near Batson.
The driver of a 1984 Toyota truck was traveling west on Highway 105 near Batson when the vehicle crossed the center line and struck a 2003 Buick passenger vehicle head-on. The driver of the Toyota, 23 year old Phillip Kelby Cox of Hull, was pronounced dead at the scene by Judge Ingram. The driver of the Buick, 21 year old Patrick Flowers of Saratoga, and his passenger, 18 year old Dana Flowers of Saratoga, were both transported to St. Elizabeth hospital in fair condition with head injuries. All occupants were wearing seat belts.
DPS continues to investigate the cause of this crash and will release information as it becomes available.