TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Gregg County Fatal
Number of Vehicles in Crash: 2 Number of Injured: 1 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 4/27/2022 9:31 AM
Location: US 259, approximately one and a half miles north of Kilgore, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 70 mph
Vehicle 1: 2001 Ford Mustang
Vehicle 2: 2004 Mack dump truck
Driver 1: Deceased
David L. Fuller IV, male, 19 YOA of Sikeston, MO.
Pronounced by: Judge Robbie Cox at the scene.
William D. Glasco, male, 40 YOA of Kilgore, TX.
Transported: Christus Good Shepherd Medical Center – Longview, stable condition.
Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 1 was traveling north on US-259 while Unit 2 was traveling south on same roadway. Driver of Unit 1 failed to drive in a single lane and, for an unknown reason, crossed the center line and entered the southbound lane of US-259. Driver of Unit 2 veered right attempting to avoid Unit 1 but was ultimately unsuccessful. Unit 1 collided with Unit 2 in the southbound lane.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Micah Rucker, DPS Longview