Unrestrained driver killed in 2-vehicle wreck in Van Zandt County
One person was killed and another injured in a two-vehicle wreck in Van Zandt County Tuesday afternoon.
According to a preliminary crash report, Martha Jane Maxfield, 51 was driving on Farm-to-Market Road 17 in Grand Saline, failed to yield the right of way at the Highway 80 intersection, driving into the path of a Ford F-150 driven by 28-year-old Mark Anthony Ratcliff.
Maxfield was not wearing her seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. She died at the scene.
Ratcliff was transported to Baylor Medical Center-Sunnyvale in stable condition.
The crash remains under investigation.