TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Smith County Fatal
Number of Vehicles in Crash: 1 Number of Injured: 0 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 5/27/2022 3:16 PM
Location: SH 155, approximately 7.5 mile south of Tyler, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 70 mph
Vehicle 1: 2002 Buick LeSabre
Driver 1: Deceased
Lee T. Carson, male, 88 YOA of Flint, TX.
Pronounced by: Judge Andy Dunklin at the scene.
Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 1 was traveling north on SH 155 in the right lane. Driver of Unit 1 had a possible medical episode. Unit 1 veered across the roadway and continued traveling north off the west side of the roadway.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Lewis Sullivan, Tyler DPS