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A slow warming trend will begin in our area over the weekend into early next week with dry weather expected. Our next chance for showers and thunderstorms will begin around Wednesday as the next cold front nears.
Silsbee teen killed in head-on collision
SILSBEE- A Silsbee teenager is dead after a head-on collision in Hardin County around 9 a.m. Sunday on FM 418, just west of Silsbee.
Troopers said 18-year-old Jamarcus Myers was driving a 2001 Ford truck east on FM 418 and passed another vehicle in a no passing zone, striking a 2008 Dodge truck head-on.
A judge pronounced him dead at the scene.
Investigators said first responders took the driver of the Dodge truck, Michael Thompson, 48, from Buna, to Christus Hospital St.Elizabeth with serious injuries.
Three other passengers in Thompson's truck were also taken to Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth with injuries that are not yet known.