By Brenda Sommer
A Hill County wreck took the lives of a Wortham couple Thursday, while a wreck on U.S. 84 seriously injured an Axtell man Saturday.
Thursday’s wreck took place at 1:30 p.m. just outside Bynum on Hwy. 171, a mile south of its intersection with Hill CR 1242. Dallas Jones, 31, of Frisco was driving a 2007 GMC Sierra 2500 pickup and towing a commercial motor vehicle northbound on Hwy. 171, entering a curve in the road. Headed southbound was William Marks, 81, of Wortham, driving a 2000 Ford Ranger pickup, with his wife Linda, 77, in the passenger seat. As well, Timothy Suter, 60, of Franklin was headed southbound in a Ford F-350 pickup, towing a trailer.