A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect for Milam, Robertson, Leon Counties until 9pm Monday, for Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Houston, Madison, Montgomery,San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker, Waller, and Washington Counties until 7pm Monday, and for Lee county until 1am Tuesday. Widespread 2" to 4" rain accumulations are possible through Monday, with localized 8" to 11" possible.
A Hearne woman was killed Monday in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 6 in Robertson County.
According to the Department of Public Safety, a Chevrolet Camaro headed south lost control on the slick road and was hit by an 18-wheeler traveling in the northbound lane.
The accident happened just after 8 o'clock on Highway 6 past the Robertson County line.
The driver of the Camaro, Kathleen Victoria Young, 24 was pronounced dead at the scene. Officials say Young was wearing a seat belt.
The driver of the truck was not injured.
Both north and southbound lanes were closed for an hour as authorities cleared the scene and reconstructed the accident.
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