Texas

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

Date
December 8, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Earl Knockaert, Mary Knockaert
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

State Hwy 63, Zavalla, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet SUV
Road/Highway
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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