News: 1 critically hurt, 7 dead in Comal Co. head-on crash

NEW BRAUNFELS, TX – A head-on crash killed seven people near New Braunfels Saturday night. 

First responders arrived at the 3100 block of FM 272 around 6:15 p.m., according to CBS Austin. For reasons unknown, a driver of a Ford F-150 was heading west and crossed over into the eastbound lanes. 

As a result, the driver of the Ford collided head-on with a Chrysler Aspen. 

The driver of the Chrysler, two adult passengers, and two minors were all pronounced dead at the scene, and another juvenile passenger was taken to a hospital for critical injuries.  

The driver of the Ford and the passenger also succumbed to fatal injuries. 

Details are preliminary, and this blog post will be updated when additional information becomes available. 

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