Bobby Hamilton dies in fatal Jasper car crash – Thursday, April 28, 2022

Jasper car crash death of Bobby Hamilton of Brookeland – Obituary

Bobby Hamilton, 88, of Brookeland, has died in a fatal Jasper car crash that occurred on Highway 96. The accident happened on Thursday, April 28, 2022.

Around 11:40 a.m., it happened roughly 1.5 miles north of Recreational Road 255.

According to a DPS official, a 1994 Ford Pickup was heading south, a Peterbilt truck pulling a mobile home was heading north, and a 2010 Hino Truck was following the mobile home.

According to a press release, troopers discovered that the Ford pickup went into the oncoming lane and struck the mobile home for an unclear cause. According to the press release, the Ford pickup proceeded along the left side of the mobile home before colliding with the Hino truck.

A Justice of the Peace pronounced the driver of the truck dead at the spot. Bobby Hamilton, 88, of Brookeland, was confirmed as the driver.