Henderson Police Officer Dies

The Henderson police officer injured in a wreck with an 18 wheeler yesterday, has died. The family of 24 year old Brian Vail told us he passed away this morning at the hospital. He was suffering from head injuries. In lieu of flowers, a scholarship fund for police officers has been set up. You can donate at the First State Bank in Carthage or at City National Bank in Longview, Gladewater, or Kilgore. Services for Brian Vail are Monday at 10 a.m. at Rader Funeral Home in Longview. Vail worked at the Henderson Police Department for a year and a half. Before that, he worked as a jailer at the Rusk County Sheriff's Department.