Jasper man dies in head-on collision

A Jasper man is dead from injuries sustained in a head on collision in Jasper County. It happened Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. on Highway 63 West. The trooper did not provide a specific location.

Darrel Brown, 31, died at the scene. Brown drove a 1997 Saturn over the Center line, according to the DPS report. It hit an east bound Ford pickup that was pulling a trailer. The driver of the truck was Travis Read, 40, of Lumberton. He was treated and released, but his passenger Arden Read, 67, of Beaumont remains in stable condition at Jasper Memorial Hospital.