Hardin County, TX – Ethan Wayne Woods Killed in Crash on US-69 (US-287)
Hardin County, TX (December 11, 2019) – At approximately 7 p.m., on December 9, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on US Highway 69.
According to reports, 22-year-old Ethan Wayne Woods was traveling down the highway on a 2005 Suzuki motorcycle when he was rear-ended by a 1999 Toyota Tacoma pickup near Mitchell Road.
The collision resulted in fatal injuries. Woods was declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Ethan Wayne Woods. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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