Kaufman County, TX – FM 987 Crash Victims Identified
Kaufman County, TX (November 25, 2019) – A collision on Farm to Market Road 987 claimed one victim’s life and left others injured on Friday.
Just after 6 p.m., on November 22, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Farm to Market Road 987 just north of South Bend Drive.
According to reports, 45-year-old Sheryl Clark was traveling south along FM 987, in a 2012 Chevrolet Equinox, when her vehicle collided head-on with a 2005 GMC Envoy. The impact of the collision caused the Envoy into a 2018 Jeep Latitude before crashing into the ditch.
One occupant inside the Envoy, identified as 27-year-old Jesus Daniel Espinoza, was ejected from the vehicle, resulting in immediate fatal injuries.
Clark was airlifted from the scene of the incident to Parkland Memorial Hospital in critical condition.
51-year-old Jesus Ramirez Espinoza, who was driving the Envoy, was flown to Baylor University Medical Center-Dallas for treatment.
Three passengers inside the Envoy, as well as three individuals inside the Latitude, were all transported to Baylor University Medical Center for injuries. The individuals inside the Latitude were identified as 22-year-old Autumn Davis, a 10-month-old child, and 22-year-old Tyler Hill.
At this time, DPS is investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Jesus Daniel Espinoza. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
According to statistics, more than 1,400 people are injured in collisions across Kaufman County, Texas. Roughly 25% of those harmed end up passing away due to the extent of their injuries. When victims lose their lives in fatal collisions, their families should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
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