Sunday, January 19, 2014

Larry Richard Smith Killed In Newton County Crash

47-year-old Larry Richard Smith from Groves, Texas was killed in a head-on collision on Saturday. Another person was also killed. Her name was Elisha Michelle Jordan from Kirbyville. Both vehicles burst into flames after the accident. According to police, the two vehicles hit head-on after one of them was trying to pass slower moving traffic on Highway 62. The Texas Department of Public Safety is conducting a full investigation into this wreck. At this time, it appears that Smith was the driver who was attempting to pass the slower traffic.

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