PINELAND, TX (KTRE) - West Sabine ISD has confirmed a student at West Sabine High School was killed in a crash on State Highway 184 Friday.
According to a Facebook post from the district, Easton Horn died in the crash. The district said Easton’s mother was also killed in the crash.
The post said another West Sabine student along with a child from a neighboring district was injured in the crash.
“Our entire school district is saddened by this event. It is very difficult to experience the death of a young person.” said Interim Superintendent Jane B. Stephenson. “The West Sabine High School campus will be open on Monday for students to drop by and speak to a counselor as needed. The well being of our students will remain a top priority as we deal with the emotions surrounding this tragedy.”
The crash happened around 5:15 p.m. Friday about six miles west of Hemphill on State Highway 184.