Dorothy Ann Truelock Killed in Semi-Truck Accident on Hwy 79 in Leon County, TX

April 20, 2018
Victim's Name(s)
Dorothy Ann Truelock
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Leon County Police
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, Semi-Truck
Hwy 79
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Victim was struck by a semi-truck that had lost control, causing her vehicle to overturn and throw her into the road

What Happened

Leon County Police released the name of the woman killed in an accident on Hwy 79 in Leon County, TX on April 20th, 2018. 69-year-old Dorothy Ann Truelock was killed when her vehicle was struck by a semi-truck driven by Kevin Donelle Banks. Banks had reportedly been attempting to reach a fallen water bottle in his cab when he lost control of the vehicle and clipped Truelock's vehicle. The impact threw her from the car and caused it to overturn. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Banks was later charged with criminally negligent homicide.

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