Two drivers killed in wrong-way collision in Weatherford

Posted Thursday, Jul. 18, 2013  comments  Print Reprints

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A man and a woman, both from Weatherford, were killed Thursday afternoon in a head-on collision on U.S. 180, authorities reported.

A car driven by Carolyn Flottman, 66, was eastbound in a westbound lane of the 2200 block of Fort Worth Highway (U.S. 180) when it collided with a pickup driven by Olivo Barrientos, 40, said Weatherford police Sgt. Wendy Field.

The drivers were alone in their cars, said Weatherford police Capt. Greg Lance.

The 911 call about the wreck was received at 3:45 p.m. The site is a T intersection of Otto Road.

At one point, 13 Weatherford police officers were working on the scene, along with emergency responders from the Weatherford and Hudson Oaks fire departments.

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