TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
Number of Vehicles in Crash: 2 Number of Injured: 1 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 06/01/23 2:22 PM
Location: F.M. 4, 3 miles east of Acton
Posted Speed Limit: 60 mph
Vehicle 1: 2017 Ford Expedition
Driver 1: Injured
Taylor Mae Palmer, female, 27 YOA of Godley, TX.
Serious Injuries and transported to Harris Methodist Hospital, Fort Worth, TX.
Brandon Carroll Palmer, male, 33 YOA of Godley, TX.
Pronounced deceased on scene by Justice of the Peace Stephen Barnett
Vehicle 2: 2019 Ford F350
Logan Dean Sifford, male, 34 YOA of Cleburne, TX.
Preliminary investigation indicates that vehicle 1 was traveling east on FM 4 behind a slow moving semi-truck. Vehicle 1 attempted to pass the semi-truck in a no passing zone on a hill. As vehicle 1 was passing, vehicle 2 crested the hill traveling west. Vehicle 1 attempted to turn left. Vehicle 2 struck vehicle 1 in the front right passenger area. The investigation is ongoing.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper Robert Anderson, Hood County 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
Sergeant, Safety Education and Media / Communications
North Texas Region