One person dead in Sabine County head-on crash

SABINE COUNTY – a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper responded to a two-vehicle crash yesterday evening on SH 87, about two and one half miles south of Six Mile.

The preliminary crash investigation indicates at approximately 5:30 p.m., a 2013 Toyota SUV was traveling north.

A 2014 Ford SUV was traveling south. For unknown reasons, the driver of the Toyota crossed over into the southbound lane and struck the Ford head-on. The driver of the Toyota is identified as 63-year-old Cindy Perkins from Hemphill.

Perkins was pronounced deceased by a Sabine County Justice of the Peace. The driver of the Ford is identified as 53-year-old Catherine McGue from Washington, LA. McGue was transported to the Sabine County Hospital for treatment.

Additional information is not available at this time.

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