Hobart Collins Injured in Accident at FM 989 in Bowie County, TX

January 27, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Hobart Collins
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM 989, Texarkana, Bowie County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Cadillac XTS, Mercury Montego
FM 989
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Cadillac XTS and a Mercury Montego were involved in a crash

What Happened

State Police are investigating a crash that injured two people at FM 989 in Bowie County, TX on January 27th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 7:34 a.m. According to investigators, a Cadillac XTS operated by 62-year-old Hobart Collins was performing a southbound turn off FM 989 when it was struck by a northbound Mercury Montego that police allege ran a red light. The collision left both Collins and the other driver. a 23-year-old Wake Village woman, with serious injuries. Officers recommended and/or issued a Disregarding Red Light and No Driver License charge. Additional information was not available.

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