Louie Bell Russell Killed in Accident at FM 315 in Henderson County, TX

March 5, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Motorcycle Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM 315, Chandler, Henderson County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Yamaha Virago Motorcycle
FM 315
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Motorcycle lost control at a curve in the road and collided with a Kia Optima

What Happened

A motorcycle was involved in a crash that left a driver with fatal injuries at FM 315 in Henderson County, TX on March 5th, 2023. Police are saying it happened as a motorcycle operated by 56-year-old Louis Bell Russell was approaching a curve in the road. Investigators allege the vehicle was traveling at an unsafe speed and say it struck a Kia Optima while rounding the curve. The collision left Russell with fatal injuries. The driver of the of Kia was not injured, according to police. Additional information was not available.

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