Sherman County, TX – Woman Killed in Crash on FM-297
Sherman County, TX (August 30, 2019) – On August 28, emergency crews in Sherman County reported to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Farm to Market Road 297.
According to reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety, 23-year-old Gladys Xaipot-Lopez was traveling east on Farm to Market Road 297 in a 2003 Dodge Caravan when her vehicle collided head-on with a westbound semi-truck driven by 27-year-old Jesus Cid-Rubio.
Xaipot-Lopez incurred fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Cid-Rubio was uninjured in the collision.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is actively investigating this incident.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Gladys Xaipot-Lopez. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Semi-Truck Accidents in Texas
Semi-truck accidents often result in far more extensive damage than accidents involving smaller compact vehicles. Unfortunately, more than 3,700 people lose their lives in collisions across our state each year.
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