Tyler, TX: Fatal 2-Vehicle Crash on Grande Boulevardjoelagordon
At Least One Dead in Tyler Crash on Grande Boulevard near Old Jacksonville Highway
Tyler, Texas (September 11, 2018) – At least one person was killed Tuesday afternoon in a traffic accident in Tyler, police said.
The deadly crash occurred at around 12:17 p.m. in the 2700 block of Grande Boulevard, near Old Jacksonville Highway.
According to the police, the driver of a car lost control and slammed into a vehicle in oncoming traffic on Grande Boulevard.
The man driving the car was declared dead at the scene while a woman in the vehicle was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
All eastbound lanes on Grande Boulevard are shut down beginning at Old Noonday Road. One westbound lane was also blocked.
Motorists were asked to avoid the area or expect delays.
No other details were immediately released.
The crash remains under investigation.