Texas Department of Public Safety – Lamar County Fatal
Fatality Crash on US-271
Date & Time: December 11, 2022, at approximately 5:20 a.m.
Location: US-271 near 4th Street.
Posted Speed Limit: 55 MPH Weather Conditions: Fog Road Condition: Wet.
Vehicle 1: 1999 Dodge 2500.
Driver: Non-incapacitating injuries.
Bryson Stee, male, 19 YOA, from Scroggins, TX.
Vehicle 2: 2010 Ford Focus.
Virginia Raney, female, 24 YOA, from Bogota, TX.
Description: Preliminary investigation indicates vehicle 1 was traveling southbound and vehicle 2 was traveling northbound on US-271. Vehicle 1 cross the center lane divider and struck vehicle 2’s left front area. The driver of vehicle 1 was transported to Paris Regional Medical Center with non-incapacitating injuries. The driver of vehicle 2 was pronounced deceased at the scene by
Honorable James Mazy, Justice of the Peace Pct. 1. This is an ongoing investigation, and no additional information is available.
Investigated by: Trooper K. Sanmann, DPS – Bonham.
A preliminary crash report will be available for purchase online in 10 days https://cris.dot.state.tx.us/public/Purchase/CrashReportSearch.htm
Josue “Tony” De La Cerda, Sergeant
Texas Department of Public Safety
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