Rollover crash takes the life of Henderson teenager


A trust fund has been set up for Charlie Wilkinson who was killed in a car wreck on Saturday.

If you would like to give to the fund, send your donations to:     
Citizens National Bank
South 79 Branch Henderson
2320 US Highway 79 S.
Henderson, Texas 75654

By Molly Reuter - bio - email

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A rollover crash in Rusk County Saturday takes the life of a Henderson teenager.  DPS Troopers say Charlie Wilkinson, 18 was traveling north on US 259, when he lost control of his car near FM 850.  That's when authorities say he over corrected and ended up rolling his car.

Wilkinson was pronounced dead at the scene.  His passenger, Jonathan Dupriest, 19 was taken to a local hospital.  Authorities say he is stable.