TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Smith County Fatal
Number of Vehicles in Crash: 2 Number of Injured: 1 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 09/21/2022 6:00 PM
Location: State Highway 64 at intersection of CR 210, 2.6 miles east of Tyler, Texas
Posted Speed Limit: 55 mph
Vehicle 1: 2017 Dodge Ram 1500
Vehicle 2: 2010 Harley Davidson Motorcycle
Phyllis J. Purvis, female, 59 YOA of Tyler, TX.
Non-incapacitating injuries, transported to UT Health, Tyler
Driver 2: Deceased
Lance L. Miller, male, 31 YOA of Tyler, TX.
Pronounced By: Dr. Austin Eagleton, UT Health Tyler
Preliminary investigation indicates that Vehicle 1 was traveling north on CR 210 and stopped at the intersection with SH 64. Vehicle 2 was traveling east on SH 64. Vehicle 1 failed to yield the right of way and collided with Vehicle 2.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper David Sisson, DPS Tyler
A preliminary crash report will be available for purchase online in 10 days. Link: https://cris.dot.state.tx.us/public/Purchase/crashReportSearch.htm
Sergeant Adam Albritton
Texas Department of Public Safety