Demarcus Gilder Killed in Accident at FM 418 in Kountze, TX

December 10, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Demarcus Gilder
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM 418 Boat Ramp, Highway 418 West, Kountze, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Nissan Rogue
FM 418
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Nissan Rogue lost control at a curve before veering from the road into a ditch

What Happened

Texas Department of Public Safety officials are investigating a crash that killed a driver at FM 418 in Kountze, TX on December 10th, 2023. Police say the incident happened when a Nissan Rogue operated by 41-year-old Demarcus Gilder lost control at a curve. Reports say the vehicle veered from the road through a ditch before colliding with a utility pole and fence, the impact causing the vehicle to overturn multiple times. Officials say Gilder suffered fatal injuries at the scene. Additional information was not immediately available.

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