Phillip Halterman Killed in 3-Vehicle Crash on I-20 in Nolan County
Phillip Halterman Killed in Nolan County Three-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 20
Nolan County, Texas (November 9, 2021) – A 20-year-old man was killed Sunday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash in Nolan County, according to the Texas DPS.
The fatal crash happened just before 1:00 p.m., November 7, on Interstate 20, two miles west of Roscoe.
DPS said Phillip W. Halterman, 20, of Gainesville, was driving a 2017 Jeep Patriot behind a Freightliner truck, and both vehicles were slowing down due to traffic congestion on the eastbound side of the interstate.
Another Freightliner failed to control its speed and rear-ended the Patriot, pushing it into the other Freightliner in front of it.
Halterman was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other injuries were reported in the crash.
No other details regarding this crash were available.
The DPS is investigating the crash.
Common Causes of Automobile Accidents
While there are many causes of car accidents, the most common reasons of driver negligence include driver inattention; cell phone use; texting and driving; speeding; fatigue; failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign or private drive; running a red light; and driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs,” Attorney Joel A. Gordon said. Mr. Gordon believes that an independent investigation is important. An Attorney will help obtain the crash report, secure accident photos, interview witnesses, and create a claim.
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