TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Upshur County Fatal
Number of Vehicles in Crash: 1 Number of Injured: 0 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 1/14/2022 6:17 PM
Location: SH 155, approximately four miles west of Ore City, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 60 mph
Vehicle 1: 2012 Ford F150
Sonny W. Fisher, 25 male, 40 YOA, of Gilmer, TX.
Male, 3 YOA, of Gilmer
Female, 2 YOA, of Gilmer
Emmanuel LeBlanc, 17 YOA, of Ore City, TX.
Pronounced by: Judge Lyle Potter, at the scene.
Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 1 was traveling east on SH 155 during night conditions. A pedestrian wearing all black clothing attempted to cross SH 155 and failed to yield the right of way to Unit 1. Unit 1 struck the pedestrian.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Brandon Love, DPS Gilmer