Gary Keimer Ball Killed in Accident at State Hwy 302 in Reeves County, TX

August 30, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Gary Keimer Ball
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

State Hwy 302, Kermit, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Mack truck. Freightliner Glider
State Hwy 302
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Mack truck collided with a Freightliner Glider

What Happened

Texas Department of Public Safety officials confirmed the death of a driver in a crash at State Hwy 302 in Reeves County, TX on August 30th, 2022. Police say the incident involved a Freightliner Glider headed westbound on Hwy 302 crossing a center line and colliding with an eastbound Mack truck. The Freightliner caught fire in the crash, leaving the driver, 56-year-old Gary Keimer Ball, with fatal injuries at the scene. The other driver was hospitalized in stable condition. Additional information was not immediately available.

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