James Van Norman Killed in Accident at FM 1960 in Dayton, TX

October 6, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
James Van Norman
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM 1960, Dayton, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Tractor Trailer, Chevrolet Silverado
FM 1960
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Tractor Trailer and Chevrolet Silverado were involved in a crash

What Happened

Texas Department of Public Safety officials are investigating a crash that killed a person at FM 1960 in Dayton, TX on October 6th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 3:37 p.m. According to investigators, a tractor-trailer 41-year-old Samuel Godinez was making a left turn from a stop sign before traveling into the path of a Chevrolet Silverado operated by 79-year-old James Van Norman. The two vehicles collided, causing fatal injuries to Van Norman. Godinez was not injured. Additional information was not immediately available.

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