Accident News

TxDOT Worker Hit, Killed by Drunk Driver on I-20 in Arlington

Woman Killed in Arlington Pedestrian Accident on Interstate Highway 20 Arlington, Texas (August 14, 2020) – A TxDOT worker was fatally hit by an alleged drunk driver Thursday afternoon in Arlington, according to police. The deadly accident happened at about 1:23 p.m., August 13, in the 900 block of East Interstate Highway 20, near Collins Street. Police said an SUV was heading westbound on the interstate when it rear-ended a Jeep. The force of the impact caused the SUV to lose control, [...]

Princess Lasha Smith Killed in Car Crash at Alliance Gateway Freeway and Alta Vista Road in Fort Worth

Princess Lasha Smith Killed in Fort Worth Two-Vehicle Crash at Alliance Gateway Freeway and Alta Vista Road Fort Worth, Texas (August 14, 2020) – The teen who was killed Tuesday night in a two-vehicle crash involving an 18-wheeler in far north Fort Worth has been identified as Princess Lasha Smith,18, of Haslet, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s website. The fatal crash occurred around 10:30 p.m., August 11, at the intersection of Alliance Gateway Freeway (170) and Alta Vista Road. Police [...]

3 Injured in Car Crash on Highway 82 in Sherman

Three Injured in Sherman Two-Vehicle Crash on U.S. Highway 82 near Whitney Road Sherman, Texas (August 14, 2020) – Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in Sherman, according to officials. The crash happened on August 13, on U.S. Highway 82 near Whitney Road. Authorities said a car was attempting to cross the highway when a parked semi-truck on the side of the road obstructed the driver’s view of oncoming traffic, and they pulled in front of another car, [...]

Maria D. Villegas Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash on I-35 in San Marcos

Maria D. Villegas Killed in San Marcos Two-Vehicle Crash on I-35 at Blanco River Exit San Marcos, Texas (August 14, 2020) – A 70-year-old woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash early Thursday morning in San Marcos, according to officials. The fatal crash happened around 2:00 a.m., August 13, on I-35 southbound at the Blanco River exit. Police said a white 2009 Dodge Journey was traveling in the far-right lane behind a red 2016 Volvo semi-tractor trailer with a tandem trailer. The [...]

Rey Rey Martinez Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash at North 12th and Kirkwood Streets in Abilene

Rey Rey Martinez Injured in Abilene Pedestrian Accident at North 12th and Kirkwood Streets Abilene, Texas (August 14, 2020) – A 13-year-old boy was injured in a hit-and-run crash Sunday night in Abilene, according to a local news source. The accident happened at about 9:00 a.m., August 9, at the intersection of North 12th and Kirkwood streets. According to the report, Rey Rey Martinez had gone swimming at a friend’s house, and as he was walking home, a dog jumped a fence, [...]

Dade Michael Neujahr Killed in Car Crash on SH 195 at Chaparral Road in Killeen

Dade Michael Neujahr Killed in Killeen Two-Vehicle Crash on State Highway 195 at Chaparral Road Killeen, Texas (August 14, 2020) – One person was killed, and three others were injured in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday evening in Killeen, according to police. The deadly crash occurred just before 7:00 p.m., August 12, on State Highway 195 at Chaparral Road. Police said a Toyota Corolla was heading southbound on the highway when the driver attempted to turn left onto Chaparral Road. The Corolla failed to [...]

Noah Israel Calderon, Samantha Grace Handy Killed in 18-Wheeler Crash on FM 796 at SH 188 in San Patricio County

Noah Israel Calderon and Samantha Grace Handy Killed in San Patricio County Two-Vehicle Crash on FM 796 at State Highway 188 San Patricio County, Texas (August 14, 2020) – According to authorities, an off duty Bexar County deputy and his fiancé were killed Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash in San Patricio County, east of Sinton. The fatal crash happened at about 9:40 p.m., August 12, at the intersection of Farm Market 796 and State Highway 188. Troopers said a truck tractor [...]

70-Year-Old Woman Killed in Car Crash on I-35 in San Marcos

70-Year-Old Woman Killed in San Marcos Two-Vehicle Crash on I-35 at Blanco River Exit San Marcos, Texas (August 14, 2020) – A 70-year-old woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash early Thursday morning in San Marcos, according to officials. The fatal crash happened around 2:00 a.m., August 13, on I-35 southbound at the Blanco River exit. Police said a white 2009 Dodge Journey was traveling in the far-right lane behind a red 2016 Volvo semi-tractor trailer with a tandem trailer. The Dodge [...]

1 Killed, 3 Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash on SH 195 at Chaparral Road in Killeen

One Killed and Three Injured in Killeen Two-Vehicle Crash on State Highway 195 at Chaparral Road Killeen, Texas (August 14, 2020) – One person was killed, and three others were injured in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday evening in Killeen, according to police. The deadly crash occurred just before 7:00 p.m., August 12, on State Highway 195 at Chaparral Road. Police said a Toyota Corolla was heading southbound on the highway when the driver attempted to turn left onto Chaparral Road. The Corolla failed [...]

Boy Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash at North 12th and Kirkwood Streets in Abilene

13-Year-Old Boy Injured in Abilene Pedestrian Accident at North 12th and Kirkwood Streets Abilene, Texas (August 14, 2020) – A 13-year-old boy was injured in a hit-and-run crash Sunday night in Abilene, according to a local news source. The accident happened at about 9:00 a.m., August 9, at the intersection of North 12th and Kirkwood streets. According to the report, the boy had gone swimming at a friend’s house, and as he was walking home, a dog jumped a fence, and the [...]