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VERNON, Tx. (KETK) – A heartbreaking accident took the lives of a man and his wife.

26-year-old Cristina Munuz and 31-year-old Nicolas Cruz were reportedly driving in separate vehicles.

According to KETK, Muniz was traveling north on County Road 87, an unlined road, and crashed into a truck driven by her new husband.

The couple was pronounced dead when crews arrived on scene.

Authorities believed speed and the layout of the road to be a contributing factor of the accident.

Troopers stated the couple was recently married and both worked at a nearby farm in Prosper, Texas.