1 killed in wreck

Published 12:00 am Saturday, August 20, 2016

LaGRANGE — The Georgia State Patrol confirmed one person was killed in a two-car accident about 6:10 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Greenville Road and Towns Road.

Hugh Neal Brooks, of LaGrange, died in the crash, according to Georgia State Patrol officials.

Brooks was driving a 2011 Ford truck. The other driver was in a 1997 Econoline van, according to a preliminary report.

The details of the wreck were unavailable as of press time.

State troopers had not completed investigating the accident as of Thursday evening.


By Melanie Ruberti


Melanie Ruberti is a reporter with LaGrange Daily News. She can be reached at 706-884-7311, ext. 2156.