TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Rusk County Fatal
Number of Vehicles in Crash: 1 Number of Injured: 0 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 8/19/2022 10:57 PM
Location: FM 13, approximately one mile east of Henderson, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 60 mph
Vehicle 1: 2003 Ford F150 XLT
Driver 1: Deceased
Darrell R. Fowler, male, 57 YOA of Longview, TX.
Pronounced by: Judge Jackie Risinger at the scene.
Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 1 was traveling east on FM 13. Unit 1 failed to negotiate a right curve and traveled into the curve at an unsafe speed. Unit 1 traveled across the roadway into the north bar ditch where it began to roll, ejecting the driver.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Dennis Redden, Henderson DPS
A preliminary crash report will be available for purchase online in 10 days. Link: https://cris.dot.state.tx.us/public/Purchase/crashReportSearch.htm
Jean M. Dark, MPIO
Texas Department of Public Safety
Sergeant Media & Communications