On April 2, at approximately 8:46 p.m., officers from the Huntsville Police Department responded to a report of major traffic crash in the 200 block of State Highway 19. A Toyota passenger vehicle was traveling southbound on Highway 19 in the northbound lanes, when it collided head on with a Dodge pickup truck.
Tragically, the driver of the Toyota and three small children were killed in the crash. A fourth child was seriously injured, and was Lifeflighted to Herman Memorial Hospital in Houston and remains in critical condition. The driver of the Dodge pickup was seriously injured and transported via ambulance to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bryan.
The investigation is ongoing. The Huntsville Police Department extends its condolences to families impacted by this terrible tragedy.