Kilgore woman killed in Friday wreck
POSTED: Monday, April 15, 2013 - 10:19am
UPDATED: Monday, April 29, 2013 - 2:26pm
Gregg County (KETK) — One woman was killed and another seriously injured in a wreck on Friday.
It happened on April 12th, just after 12:30pm on FM 2087 in Gregg County, just south of FM 2276.
Authorities with The Department of Public Safety tell KETK that Charlotte Coleman, 29, of Kilgore was driving a Chevy Malibu southbound on FM 2087 when she collided head-on with another northbound vehicle.
The second vehicle, a Ford Expedition, was driven by Susan Thompson, 40, of Kilgore.
Coleman was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash, and was taken to a Longview hospital, where she later died.
Thompson had been wearing a seatbelt, but was badly injured. According to authorities, she is in serious condition with broken legs and arms at a Longview hospital.
The crash is still under investigation.