TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Harrison County Fatal
Date & Time: 2/15/2022 8:40 PM
Location: IH-20, approximately two miles west of Hallsville, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 70 mph
Vehicle 1: 2016 Jeep Cherokee
Vehicle 2: 1996 Freightliner Classic XL truck towing a semi-trailer.
Driver 1: Deceased
Khalil D. Williams, male, 26 YOA, of North Richland Hills, TX.
Pronounced by: JP Mike Smith at the scene.
Damion K. Williams, male, 40 YOA, of Duson, LA.
Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 2 with towed trailer was traveling westbound on IH 20 in the outside lane Unit 1 was approaching from the rear at a high rate of speed as it moved from lane to lane weaving through traffic. Unit 1 was in the inside lane and made an aggressive lane change striking the back of Unit 2’s towed trailer.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Jacob Henderson, DPS Marshall North