Angelina County, TX – Man Killed In Crash On FM 1669
Angelina County, TX (May 16, 2019) – On May 15, around 6:20 p.m., Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on FM 1669.
Preliminary investigations of the incident show that a 1995 Peterbilt truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling north on FM 1669, transporting oil field equipment, when a piece of unsecured equipment swung over onto the southbound lane and struck a 2019 Chevrolet pickup truck.
The driver of the Chevrolet, who was identified as 38-year-old Jeremy Johnson, was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Jeremy Johnson. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Semi-Truck Accidents In Texas
Thousands of people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Texas annually. Unfortunately, victims are at an increased risk of sustaining fatal injuries in accidents involving semi-trucks.
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