Groves Woman Killed in Wreck Near Jasper

by Ramonica R. Jones

An East Texas woman is dead after her car spun out of control and hit a Jeep. The wreck happened Monday, four miles south of Jasper.

Nineteen-year-old Leesha Roy of Groves died in the crash. DPS troopers say she was headed northbound on Highway 96 when she hydroplaned into the southbound lane and hit a Jeep.

Forty-four-year-old Dorothy Williams of Jasper was in that Jeep. She was treated and released.