Nicholas Schintgen Killed in Accident at US 69 in Cherokee County, TX

March 25, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Nicholas Schintgen
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

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

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
US 69
Vehicles Involved
Tractor-trailer, Dodge Promaster
US 69
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Tractor-Trailer collided with a Dodge Promaster van

What Happened

Authorities have information on a crash that killed one person involved at US 69 in Cherokee County, TX on March 25th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 1:43 p.m. According to investigators, a tractor-trailer headed southbound is alleged to have failed to remain its lane before colliding with a Dodge van. The driver of the van, identified as 44-year-old Nicholas Schintgen, suffered fatal injuries in the collision. Additional details were not available.

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