Details released of crash that killed 2 children on I-35 near Troy: DPS

TEMPLE, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety released additional details Friday of the chain-reaction crash that killed two children on I-...

November 26, 2022
2:02 AM

TEMPLE, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety released additional details Friday of the chain-reaction crash that killed two children on I-35 near Troy.According to DPS, a 2017 Nissan Titan pickup collided with cars stopped due to 'heavy holiday rush traffic,' resulting in the deaths of two Uvalde children – ages 13 and 8. The accident occurred shortly before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the northbound lanes of I-35.Here are the findings from investigating troopers, according to a DPS news release:'(#1) A 2017 Nissan Titan pickup truck, operated by a 23-year-old male from, Southlake, Texas, failed to control speed and collided with a (#2) 2018 Mitsubishi SUV.

Doug Myers