Texas

Calvin Edwards Jr Killed in Accident at US 287 in Mildred, TX

Date
February 10, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Calvin Edwards Jr
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

U.S. 287, Mildred, TX, U.S.

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet Equinox, Honda CR-V
Road/Highway
US 287
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries (1), serious injuries (3), minor injuries (1)

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chevrolet Equinox and a Honda CR-V were involved in a crash


What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that killed a person at US 287 in Mildred, TX on February 10th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 11:23 a.m. According to investigators, a Chevrolet Equinox headed northwest on US Hwy 287 as a Honda CR-V was allegedly attempting to pass in a no pass zone. The vehicle is said to have lost control in the wet roadway before colliding with the Honda. The driver of the Chevrolet, identified as 77-year-old Calvin Edwards Hr, was fatally injured. A passenger in the vehicle, age 73, had non-life-threatening injuries, police say. Additional information was not immediately available.

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