POSTED: Thursday, May 10, 2012 - 8:30am
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 3:41pm
TYLER — A woman is dead following a late night wreck caused by a intoxicated driver, according to Tyler Police.
The wreck happened in the 9100 block of Paluxy near the fire station just before 9:30 Wednesday night. Two vehicles were involved.
The driver of one vehicle, Tara Dawn Smith, 36, (pictured below) had to be pulled from her crushed vehicle using the jaws of life. She was rushed into surgery at a Tyler hospital, but died on the operating table.
The other driver, Dallas Youmans, 21 was arrested and booked into the Smith County jail for intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle.
KETK will update you on this story as it develops.