Lorin Miller, Kolson Jacobs Killed in Accident at State Hwy 111 near Yoakum, TX

October 15, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Lorin Miller, Kolson Jacobs
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

State Hwy 111, Yoakum, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet 3500
State Hwy 111
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chevrolet Silverado and Chevrolet 3500 were involved in a crash

What Happened

Texas Department of Public Safety officials have information on a crash that killed two people at State Hwy 111 near Yoakum, TX on October 15th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 11:30 a.m. According to investigators, a Chevrolet 3500 operated by 19-year-old Kolson Jacobs was headed westbound before veering into the path of a Chevrolet Silverado operated by 18-year-old Connor Ratcliff. The impact caused the 3500 to spin into a ditch and the Silverado into a an eastbound shoulder. Jacobs suffered fatal injuries at the scene. A passenger, identified as 18-year-old Lorin Miller, was hospitalized with injuries she later died from. Ratcliff was also hospitalized in critical condition. Additional information was not immediately available.

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