Hallsville, TX – Brandon Bevis Killed In Crash On US 80
Hallsville, TX (July 2, 2019) – On June 30, at approximately 11:25 p.m., the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a motor vehicle collision on US 80 near Eastwood Road.
According to reports, 21-year-old Brandon Bevis was traveling west along US 80 when his motorcycle struck a car that failed to yield the right of way. The car then caught on fire with the motorcycle connected to it.
Both vehicles continued along before coming to rest in the median of the highway.
Bevis sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
The driver of the car, identified as 22-year-old Dalton Stephenson, sustained injuries in the collision and was transported to Christus Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview.
At this time, DPS is investigating the incident.
Our thoughts are with Dalton Stephenson and his family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Brandon Bevis. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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