Number of Vehicles in Crash: 1 Number of Injured: 0 Number Killed: 1
Date & Time: October 26, 2023, at 12:45 pm.
County: Van Zandt
Location: US Highway 80, 3 miles east of Grand Saline, TX.
Posted Speed Limit: 70 MPH.
Road Condition: Wet.
Vehicle 1: 2011 Toyota Tundra.
Shane Douglas Pickering, 37 YOA, from Quitman, TX.
Autumn Sierra McLane, 23 YOA from Grand Saline, TX.
Pronounced by: J.P. Wade McMillan on scene.
Description: Preliminary investigation indicates vehicle 1 was traveling east on US 80. A pedestrian was in the lane of east US 80. Vehicle 1 took evasive action but struck the pedestrian. This investigation is ongoing, and no additional information is available.
Investigated by: Trooper J. Sagnibene, DPS – Canton.
A preliminary crash report will be available for purchase online in 10 days
Chris Williamson, Sergeant
Texas Department of Public Safety
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