Two Killed In Early Morning Accident

In Wood county two men are dead following an early morning accident near Hawkins.

It happened around 2 a.m. Monday, on Farm-to-Market road 2659, two miles north of Highway 80.

Authorities say 24-year-old Christopher Peek of Mineola and 23-year-old Thomas Clark of Gilmer were killed when the Ford Taurus they were riding in left the roadway and hit a tree.

Chris Gibson, reporting