Three people injured in head-on collision on Highway 190 near Jasper

Three people injured in head-on collision on Highway 190 near Jasper
Pictured is the Chevrolet passenger car that was involved in a two-vehicle head-on collision that occurred in Jasper County Tuesday afternoon. (Source: KJAS.com)

JASPER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Three people suffered injuries in a two-vehicle head-on collision that occurred on U.S. Highway 190 about five miles west of Jasper Tuesday afternoon.

According to a press release, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers responded to and investigated the wreck.

The preliminary crash report shows that Anthony Wilson, 58, of Beaumont, was driving a 1998 Chevrolet pickup west on Highway 190 when, “for unknown reasons,” he crossed over the center line and struck a 2017 Chevrolet passenger car driven by Emmalee Hopkins, 33, of Zavalla.

Source: KJAS.com
Source: KJAS.com (KJAS.com)

Two medical helicopters landed at the scene of the wreck. They airlifted Hopkins and Wilson to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Beaumont. An ambulance took a female passenger in Wilson’s pickup to the same hospital.

The wreck is still under investigation.

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