Deadly Accident
8:41 am
Thu July 19, 2012

Rains County Man Killed in Two-Vehicle Wreck

CUMBY - The Department of Public Safety says the Wednesday collision of pickup and commercial vehicle in Hopkins County has killed 33-year-old Martin Ruiz-Herrera.

The accident report by Trooper Billy Hailey indicates the victim was traveling in the pickup along CR 4721. The accident occurred at a railroad crossing near Cumby at around 5:30 p.m.

Ruiz-Herrera, a resident of Point, was pronounced dead at the scene.