Earl Knockaert Killed; Mary Knockaert Injured in Accident at State Hwy 63 in Zavalla, TX

December 8, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Earl Knockaert, Mary Knockaert
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

State Hwy 63, Zavalla, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet SUV
State Hwy 63
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries (1), serious injuries (1)

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chevrolet SUV lost control and crashed at a curve in the roadway

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that killed one person involved at State Hwy 63 in Zavalla, TX on December 8th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 9:25 p.m. According to investigators, a Chevrolet SUV was westbound, navigating a curve in the roadway. Officials say the vehicle lost control and veered from the road, overturning as a result. The driver, 79-year-old Earl Knockaert, suffered fatal injuries, sources say. Sources continue, 78-year-old passenger, Mary Knockaert, was hospitalized with injuries believed to be serious in nature. Additional details were not available.

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