Number of Vehicles in Crash: 1 Number of Injured: 0 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 9/9/2023 & 7:18 A.M.
Location: County Road 413, 2.6 miles northwest of Tyler, Texas
Posted Speed Limit: 40 mph
Vehicle 1: 2002 GMC Envoy
Driver 1: Deceased
Austin W. Winters, male, 24 YOA of Ben Wheeler, Texas.
Pronounced By: JP Jon Johnson, on scene.
Preliminary investigation indicates that vehicle 1 was traveling south on County Road 413. The driver of vehicle 1 drove off the roadway and struck a culvert and a metal pole fence.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper R. Thompson, 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
Adam Albritton, Sergeant
Texas Department of Public Safety
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