Tragic news coming out of Shelby County where four children and one adult died in a weekend crash there. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, it happened shortly before 6:00 Sunday evening on Farm to Market Road 2026, about 2 miles northwest of Center.
Investigating troopers say a 2010 Toyota Tundra was traveling eastbound and, for an unknown reason, crossed the center line and collided head-on with a westbound 2019 GMC pickup truck.
Troopers say the following people were in each vehicle:
2010 Toyota Tundra pickup truck
Michael Masterson, 30, of Center – Driver – Undergoing treatment at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport
Tora Masterson, 10 – Passenger – Pronounced dead at the scene
Ella Masterson, 4 - Passenger – Pronounced dead at the scene
Mason Masterson, 2 - Passenger – Pronounced dead at the scene
2019 GMC pickup truck
Mackenzie Parks, 15, of Teneha – Driver – Dead on arrival at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport
Sandra Parks, 61 – Passenger - Pronounced dead at the scene
Mason Parks, unknown age – Passenger - Undergoing treatment at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport