Joyce Jones Injured in Accident at US 69 in Angelina County, TX

May 12, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Joyce Jones
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 69, Tyler, Angelina County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Dodge Ram 1500, Cadillac Escalade
US 69
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Dodge Ram 1500 and a Cadillac Escalade were involved in a collision

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that injured a driver at US 69 in Angelina County, TX on May 12th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 3:18 p.m. Investigators say a Dodge Ram 1500 was northbound before allegedly hydroplaning across southbound lanes, striking a Cadillac Escalade. The driver of the Cadillac, identified as 71-year-old Joyce Jones, was seriously injured, authorities say. The driver of the Dodge, who was not publicly identified, had possible injuries while a passenger had minor injuries. Sources indicated the driver of the Dodge was cited for Unsafe Speed. Additional information was not available.

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