Two seriously injured in crash on Highway 115 near Florence

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Two people were seriously injured in a head-on crash on Highway 115 in Fremont County Monday morning. 

Troopers said the crash happened about four miles west of Florence. A Ford F-150 was headed northbound, and a Dodge Ram 1500 was headed southbound. As the two trucks were rounding a curve, the Ford went into the oncoming lane and crashed head-on into the Dodge. 

The driver of the Ford, 68-year-old David Jimenez of Florence, and the driver of the Dodge, 33-year-old Nicole Watkins-Varao of Williamsburg, were both hospitalized with serious injuries. Troopers said both drivers were wearing their seatbelts. 

Troopers said alcohol and drugs were not factors in the crash. 

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