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9/12/06-Hopkins County

Morning Accident In Hopkins County Kills One

A major accident, involving two 18- wheelers has claimed the life of one person.

The accident happened this morning in Hopkins County near the community of Brashear, just west of Sulphur Springs.  DPS says one of the 18-wheelers crossed the median and hit another 18-wheeler head-on. One of the tractor trailors was carrying a flooring material, the other was carrying wood chips.

DPS says I-30 is entirely shutdown at the mile marker 118.

Traffic is being re-routed to highway 67.

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