Number of Vehicles in Crash: 1 Number of Injured: 0 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 6/13/2023 @ 10:50 P.M.
Location: FM 2517, 8.4 miles northwest of Carthage, Texas
Posted Speed Limit: 70 mph
Vehicle 1: 2012 Kenworth truck tractor towing a 2019 Tankcraft semi-trailer
Driver 1: Deceased
Joshua G. Parker, male, 37 YOA of Carthage, Texas.
Pronounced By: JP Denise Gray, on scene
Preliminary investigation indicates that vehicle 1 was traveling westbound FM 2517 and drove off the roadway, rolling over into the ditch.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper K. Bullock, DPS Carthage
A preliminary crash report will be available for purchase online in 10 days. Link: https://cris.dot.state.tx.us/public/Purchase/crashReportSearch.htm
Adam Albritton, Sergeant
Texas Department of Public Safety
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