Man Injured in Accident at US 277 in Taylor County, TX

July 13, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 277, San Angelo, Taylor County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Commercial Truck
US 277
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Tractor struck a guardrail while navigating a curve in the road

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured a person at US 277 in Taylor County, TX on July 13th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 2:40 p.m. According to investigators, a "belly dump" style tractor-trailer was southbound at the time of the incident. The vehicle was approaching a curve in the roadway when, for unclear reasons, possibly due to the weight of its cargo, the truck struck a guardrail. The truck overturned as a result, leaving the driver with suspected serious injuries. Additional information was not available.

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