Fatal crash kills 18-year-old girl in Hopkins Co.

HOPKINS CO. (KYTX) - A teenager from Hopkins County was killed in a one-vehicle car wreck today.

At 2:05 p.m. multiple agencies responded to a wreck on Highway 11 East near County Road 2389 in Hopkins County. 

DPS reports that the car went off the road and hit a tree and was near the Como Pickton High School. 

Daysha Johnson,18, was taken to Hopkins County Memorial Hospital, where she died as a result of her injuries. Reports show that Johnson was not wearing her seatbelt. 

Hopkins County Sheriff's Department confirms that two ambulances, two helicopters, and three fire departments responded to the wreck.

The driver, Robert Humphrey, 19, was also taken to the hospital where he is being treated for lacerations. 




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