Number of Vehicles in Crash: 1 Number of Injured: 1 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 4/24/2022 1:39 AM
Location: SH 64 West, approximately two miles west of Tyler, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 55 mph
Vehicle 1: 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
Justin Pierce, male, 30 YOA of Tyler, TX.
Transported: UT Health East Texas – Tyler, treated and released.
Marissa July-McCuin, female, 18 YOA of Tyler, TX.
Transported: UT Health East Texas – Tyler
Pronounced: By hospital staff at 3:50 AM.
Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 1 was traveling west on SH 64 and struck a pedestrian that was attempting to cross the roadway in the outside lane. Unit 1 left the scene but was later found.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Chad Skidmore, DPS Tyler