Brooke Smith Injured in Accident at FM 71 in Hopkins County, TX

May 26, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Brooke Smith
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Farm to Market 71 West, Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross
FM 71
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross veered from the road into a tree

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that injured a driver at FM 71 in Hopkins County, TX on May 26th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 5:35 p.m. Authorities say a Mitsubishi Eclipse was eastbound, approaching a curve in the roadway before leaving the roadway and entering into a ditch, striking a tree. The driver of the vehicle, identified as 28-year-old Brooke Smith, was seriously injured, authorities say.  Additional information available.

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