Sulphur Springs, TX – William Wileman Identified As Victim in Train Vs. Pedestrian Accident On Locust St
Sulphur Springs, TX (May 15, 2019) – On May 10, Sulphur Springs emergency crews reported to the scene of a pedestrian accident on Locust Street.
Just after 5 p.m., 51-year-old William Wileman was riding his bicycle down Locust Street. Wileman got off his bike at the train tracks to cross over. As he attempted to walk across the tracks, he was struck by an oncoming train.
Wileman was transported to Christus Mother Francis-Sulphur Springs where he later succumbed to his injuries.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Mr. William Wileman. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
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