Police have identified woman who died Friday as a result of a two-vehicle crash on East Loop 301 Friday evening as 82-year-old Sylvia Hodges Mohler of Sulphur Springs.
Local dispatchers were alerted about 6:15 p.m. Friday of a major crash on East Loop 301 at Church Street.
According to police, a Buick and Chevrolet Avalanche were involved in the crash, one traveling southbound on Church Street and the other traveling west across East Loop 301. The westbound vehicle reportedly failed to yield to the other vehicle, causing the two to collide in the intersection. The vehicle with carrying Mohler and 89-year-old Hoard Gene Mohler ended up in a small tree line, according to police reports.
The Mohlers were transported to the hospital, where Sylvia Mohler reportedly died overnight Friday, according to Sulphur Springs Police Capt. Jason Ricketson. The 31-year-old man in the other vehicle was not reported to have sustained any life-threatening injuries, police said Saturday morning.