Henderson County, TX – Lillian Lucile Gayton Killed in TX-19 Crash
Henderson County, TX (December 10, 2019) – At approximately 4:20 p.m., on December 7, authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on State Highway 19.
According to reports, 57-year-old Bryan Denman was traveling south along State Highway 19. As Denman attempted to make a left turn onto Farm to Market Road 2752, he failed to yield the right of way.
As a result, Denman’s vehicle collided with a northbound vehicle, which was driven by a 17-year-old male.
A passenger inside the car, who was identified as 62-year-old Lillian Lucile Gayton, was rushed to an Athens hospital where she was declared deceased.
An 8-year-old passenger inside the vehicle was transported to a hospital in Dallas with injuries.
Both the driver of the car and Denman were transported to a hospital in Athens for treatment.
At this time, police are 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 Lillian Lucile Gayton. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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