Number of Vehicles in Crash: 2 Number of Injured: 0 Number killed: 1
Date & Time: 10/1/2023 & 9:05 P.M.
Location: State Highway 155 South, .5 miles south of FM 2661
Posted Speed Limit: 60 mph
Vehicle 1: 2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse
Driver 1: Deceased
Danica L. Maclin, female, 36 YOA of Frankston, Texas.
Pronounced By: JP Andy Dunklin, on scene.
Vehicle 2: 2024 Freightliner Truck Tractor towing a 2013 Polar Semi-Trailer
Leonard G. Ireri, male, 49 YOA of Houston, Texas.
Preliminary investigation indicates that vehicle 2 was traveling north on State Highway 155 South, and vehicle 1 was traveling south on State Highway 155 South. The driver of vehicle 1 lost control and, crossed into the oncoming lane and collided with vehicle 2. The driver of vehicle 1 was ejected from her vehicle.
Weather Condition: Clear
Road Conditions: Dry
Investigated By: Trooper R. Wilkinson, 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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