Roy Shepherd Killed in Accident at FM 429 in Kaufman County, TX

October 23, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Roy Shepherd
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Farm to Market 429, Terrell, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Ford F-150
FM 429
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Ford F-150 veered from the road into fixed objected before traveling into a concrete culvert

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed a driver at FM 429 in Kaufman County, TX on October 23rd, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 11:31 p.m. According to investigators, a Ford F-150 operated by 56-year-old Roy Shepherd was southbound on FM 429 before leaving the roadway for unclear reasons. Police say the vehicle hit several mailboxes before entering into a barrow ditch. From there, officials say the vehicle traveled across a driveway before hitting a concrete culvert. Shepherd suffered fatal injuries in the crash, officials say. Additional information was not immediately available.

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