Gladewater, TX – Terrel Dopson Named As Victim Of Highway 271 Crash
Gladewater, TX (July 31, 2019) – Around 2 a.m. on July 27, Gladewater Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 271 South.
According to reports, a pedestrian was struck along the roadway for unknown reasons.
The driver responsible for the incident fled the scene without rendering aid.
Emergency crews responded to the scene and located the deceased male on the side of the road. The victim was later identified as Terrel Dopson.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Terrel Dopson. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 pedestrians lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Texas each year. The human body just does not have a fighting chance against the impact of motor vehicles, especially those traveling at high rates of speed.
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