Clay Co. Crash Report: 3-vehicle crash involving semi on US-287 near Bellvue kills teen, injures adult

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Crash Report – US-287 just south of Bellvue, Clay Co., TX

 

Report ID: 2024 May 31

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown


Traffic Unit(s) Involved: 3


Occupants: At least 4

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Likely

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition (Dry, Wet, Snow, Mud, Dirt): Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Rear-end

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A

Narrative

CLAY CO., TX – A three-vehicle crash along the highway in south-eastern Clay County killed a 16-year-old on Friday.

The incident happened on the southbound side of US-287 just south of Bellvue.

Police say that a southbound Chevy Malibu veered into the shoulder and collided with the rear of a Volvo hauling a trailer. This initial crash caused the Malibu to rotate and hit the rear of an 18-wheeler.

A teen passenger from the Chevy died at the scene of the accident.

Medics transported the driver of the Chevy to the hospital with serious injuries.

A full investigation is underway.

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