Man dead, woman and 3 children injured in head-on crash on SH-62


ORANGE, TX – One person was killed and another four were hospitalized following a head-on crash on State Highway 62 in Orange County last night, according to 12 News Now.

The crash occurred in the 17000 block of SH-62 near Tulane Road at about 7:50 p.m. when the driver of a 2017 Nissan Frontier pickup truck went from the southbound lanes into the northbound traffic lanes. There, it collided head-on with a 1991 Ford Expedition SUV headed northbound.

The Nissan’s driver, who was not identified pending family notification, died at the scene.

The driver of the Ford, 39-year-old Orange woman Patricia Broussard, and her three children were taken to St. Elizabeth for the treatment of severe injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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