According to KWTX, the crash occurred around 8 pm about four miles east of Kosse. Preliminary reports indicate the 2003 Pontiac the two women were riding in crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with an 18-wheeler.
The driver of the Pontiac, Chrystal Bennet, 32, and her passenger, Malina Bisho, 52, were killed on impact.
The driver of the 18-wheeler, Larry Ditgen, 64, was also injured in the accident and was transported to an area hospital. He is listed in stable condition.
The crash remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):