Number of Vehicles in Crash: 2 Number of Injured: 2 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 1/12/2022 12:37 PM
County: Van Zandt
Location: IH-20, westbound within the city limits of Canton, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 75 mph
Vehicle 1: 2019 Kenworth and towed semi-trailer
Vehicle 2: 2018 Ford Escape
Robert C. Stanley, male, 55 YOA, of Giddings, TX.
Chassity N. Gantt, female, 22 YOA, of San Francisco, CA.
Treated and released at scene.
Katanni C. Senegal, 22 YOA, of Fresno, CA.
Transported to: Christus Trinity Mother Francis Hospital – Tyler with non-incapacitating injuries.
Female, 2 YOA, of Fresno, CA.
Transported to: Cook Children’s Hospital – Dallas in serious condition.
Female, 1 YOA, of Fresno, CA.
Transported to: Cook Children’s Hospital – Dallas where she was pronounced 1/14/2022.
Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 1 and towed trailer were traveling WB IH 20 in the outside traffic lane, behind unit 2. For unknown reasons, the driver of Unit 1 driver failed to slow and struck the rear of Unit 2.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Charlie Lunsford, DPS Canton