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SUV Driver In Fatal Crash Accused Of Manslaughter
Jul15

SUV Driver In Fatal Crash Accused Of Manslaughter

Warrants have been issued for the driver of a SUV involved in a collision with a truck-tractor trailer on Interstate 30 in Sulphur Springs. The collision resulted in the death of two young boys on May 24, 2020. The SUV driver in the fatal crash is accused of manslaughter, but has yet to be arrested on the charges. Below is the news released issued July 15 by SSPD regarding the case: Lidavin ZMonteal Truitt At approximately 5 a.m. on...

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Passenger In A Vehicle Involved In Fatal Crash Jailed On Unrelated Warrant
May25

Passenger In A Vehicle Involved In Fatal Crash Jailed On Unrelated Warrant

Sulphur Springs Police arrested a 42-year-old Minnesota man on an outstanding Bexar County warrant Sunday morning. The Minneapolis man was reportedly a passenger in a vehicle involved in the fatal crash on Interstate 30 early Sunday, according to police reports. Victor Hampton (HCSO jail photo) An officer contacted the 42-year-old Minneapolis man at a Gilmer Street business around 7 a.m. May 24, about the a major crash, according to...

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Children Injured In Fatal Crash Reportedly Improving
Oct16

Children Injured In Fatal Crash Reportedly Improving

The medical conditions of the two children seriously injured in the crash which killed their mothers late Friday, Oct. 4 in Van Zandt County have improved, according to family reports. Cousins Jacob Reed and Kaycee Ivey were flown from the crash site to Children’s Medical Center for treatment of critical injuries sustained in the crash. Jacob, 9, is the son of Sandy Reed, who died in the crash, and Brian Reed. Kaycee,14, is the...

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Condition Of Children In Fatal Crash Reportedly ‘Much Improved’
Oct07

Condition Of Children In Fatal Crash Reportedly ‘Much Improved’

DPS: Crash Resulted From Pickup Swerving Into Opposite Lane, Striking 2 Vehicles Several fundraisers were held over the weekend and more are planned to assist the families of Sandy Cavanaugh Reed and Keesha Gibbs Ivey, who were killed in a three-vehicle crash while returning home from the football game versus Forney late Friday night. Crash information According to Texas Department of Public Safety reports, a vehicle swerving into the...

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Identity Of Deceased Released From Wednesday’s Fatal Crash
May09

Identity Of Deceased Released From Wednesday’s Fatal Crash

Hamilton Green, 57, of Sulphur Springs was confirmed as the deceased from the vehicle crash at Broadway and Wildcat Way Wednesday morning. The other occupant of the vehicle, a 49 year old Sulphur Springs woman, remains in the hospital in stable condition. The investigation into the crash, which involved a sport utility vehichle and an 18-wheeler is ongoing. According to Sulphur Springs Police Interim Chief Jason Ricketson, authorities...

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Vehicle Burglaries And Thefts End In 3 Crashes, 1 Arrest, 1 Reported Fatality
Nov13

Vehicle Burglaries And Thefts End In 3 Crashes, 1 Arrest, 1 Reported Fatality

Friday, Nov. 13 has been a busy one for local law enforcement. In a three hour span early this morning, local officials responded to what is believed to be a crime spree involving 3 stolen vehicles and several vehicle burglaries ended in 3 crashes, 1 arrest and one reported fatality, according to law enforcement reports. The activity began around 1:02 a.m. Friday with a report of a suspicious vehicle, possibly vehicle burglaries in...

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I-30 Crash Resulted In 2 Fatalities Sunday Morning
May24

I-30 Crash Resulted In 2 Fatalities Sunday Morning

Any Eyewitnesses Who May Have Information Asked To Contact Police An I-30 crash resulted in 2 fatalities early Sunday morning, according to Sulphur Springs Police Chief Jason Ricketson. A small sport utility vehicle and an 18-wheeler were traveling east on Interstate 30 near mile marker 124, in the area of Jack in the Box, when the 18-wheeler rear-ended the SUV causing the SUV to catch on fire and the 18-wheeler to roll over onto its...

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FM 1567 Rollover Crash Results In One Death
Jul20

FM 1567 Rollover Crash Results In One Death

A FM 1567 rollover crash resulted in one death Saturday evening, July 18, according to Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Department of Public Safety reports. Hopkins County Emergency dispatchers at 7:30 p.m. July 18 received a 911 call about a vehicle crash on FM 1567, east of County Road 1439, where a vehicle had reportedly crashed into a tree, trapping at least one person inside. Hopkins County, Arbala and Como...

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Names Of Children Killed In Crash On I-30 Released
May27

Names Of Children Killed In Crash On I-30 Released

Sulphur Springs Police Wednesday released the names of the children killed in a crash on Interstate 30 east Sunday. The 9-year-old was identified as Jeremiah Kent and the 7-year-old as Joshua Kent. The boys are both from Shaw, Mississippi, according to Sulphur Springs Police Cpl. Terry Miller. According to information released at noon Sunday by police, the crash occurred near mile marker 124 on Interstate 30 east around 5 a.m. May 24....

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Sulphur Springs Woman, Child Killed in Fannin County Crash Late Friday
Sep02

Sulphur Springs Woman, Child Killed in Fannin County Crash Late Friday

Speed, Alcohol Cited As Factors in Fatal Collision A 25-year-old Sulphur Springs woman and 2-year-old child were killed in a vehicle crash on State Highway 11 in Fannin County late Friday night. The 39-year-old Sulphur Springs driver and a 3-year-old boy in the truck they were traveling in were sent to the hospital with critical incapacitating injuries, and the driver of the other vehicle was hospitalized with serious incapacitating...

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