At Least One Dead, Multiple Injured After Crash in Tye, Texas


Police are investigating a fatal crash that left one person dead and several others injured in Tye, Texas Wednesday afternoon.

Details of the Fatal Tye Crash

KTAB reports the fatal crash occurred in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 20 near FM 707.

Police confirmed one death and stated multiple others were injured, though they did not release the conditions of those injured.

It is unclear what caused the accident, but it does appear to be a single-vehicle crash. The incident remains under investigation.

Tye is part of the Abilene metropolitan area, located in Taylor County just west of the metro center.

Texas Car Accident Statistics 2018

Information provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):

  • There were 12,161 serious injury crashes in Texas in 2018 with 14,908 people sustaining a serious injury.
  • There were 701 people killed in crashes occurring in intersections or related to an intersection.
  • There were 548 people killed in head-on crashes in 2018.
  • There were no deathless days on Texas roadways in 2018.
  • There were 940 people killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes where a driver was under the influence of alcohol. This is 26% of the total number of people killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes.

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