Two-vehicle crash leaves 1 dead, 1 hospitalized

Two-vehicle crash leaves 1 dead, 1 hospitalized
Two-vehicle fatal crash in Harrison County leaves one dead, one in stable condition. (Source: KLTV)

HARRISON COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - An early Friday morning crash in Harrison County has left one person dead and another hospitalized.

The Texas Department of Public Safety reports troopers responded at 1:03 a.m. Friday morning to a two-vehicle crash on US Highway 80, approximately 0.5 miles west of Hallsville.

The crash involved motorists Brice Leighton Cooper and Valerie Helena Graves, 20, of Bossier City, La., who was pronounced dead at the scene. Cooper was transported to Christus Good Shepherd – Longview and is reported to be in stable condition.

The incident occurred when Graves was, for an unknown reason, traveling east on the wrong side of the road and struck Cooper’s pickup which was traveling in the westbound lane.

The crash remains under investigation.

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