KILGORE/GREGG COUNTY (KYTX) - Kilgore police are investigating a crash this morning on Texas 42 at FM 1252 that left one person dead.
Firefighters and EMS responded to the two-vehicle wreck at 6:07 this morning. According to police, the crash involved a 2009 Ford truck traveling sound on Texas 42, and a 2005 Chevrolet car traveling west on FM 1252.
"The collision occurred when both vehicles entered the intersection," police said in a media release this afternoon. "The Chevrolet car was occupied by a driver and two passengers. After lifesaving efforts and being transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center (GSMC) in Longview, one of the car passengers was pronounced deceased. The other two parties in the car were taken to GSMC's emergency room in Kilgore and treated for both major and minor injuries. The driver and sole occupant of the truck was also transported to the GSMC emergency room in Kilgore and treated for minor injuries."
Names of the involved parties are not being released by Kilgore Police Department at this time. If anyone has any information regarding this crash please contact KPD Traffic Officer Carolyn Wink at 903-983-1559