Crash Claims the Life of Springhill Woman
A Springhill woman has died in a crash on Highway 371 just north of Cotton Valley that claimed the life of a eldery woman.
State Police believe the Lincoln Town car driven by 88-year-old Shirley Hearnsberger of Springhill was headed south when she crossed the center line and hit a pickup truck head-on. The driver of that truck, Patrick Driskill suffered minor injuries.
Troopers say Hearnsberger was not buckled up and suffered fatal injuries. Driskill was buckled up. Toxicology samples were obtained and will be submitted for analysis. This crash remains under investigation.