Melissa Sue Springer Injured in Accident at State Hwy 36 in Gatesville, TX

August 9, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Melissa Sue Springer
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

State Hwy 36, Gatesville, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Jeep Wrangler, Tractor-Trailer
State Hwy 36
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Jeep Wrangler and Tractor-Trailer were involved in a collision

What Happened

Texas Department of Public Safety officials are investigating a crash that injured a driver at State Hwy 36 in Gatesville, TX on August 9th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 4 p.m. According to investigators, a Jeep Wrangler operated by 58-year-old Melissa Sue Springer collided with a tractor-trailer attempting to cross the intersection with Osage Rd. Investigators allege the truck failed to to yield. Springer suffered serious injuries while the truck driver was uninjured.

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