TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
Number of vehicles in collision: 2 Number of injured: 0 Number of kills: 1
Date and hour: 03/11/2022 & 7:20 p.m.
Location: East Goforth Rd, 1 mile east of Kilgore, Texas
Posted speed limit: 45mph
Vehicle 1:Mazda CX-5 2010
Vehicle 2: Mazda CX-7 2016
Lennis D. Burrow, female, 64, of Overton, Texas.
Seat belt: Yes
Joe Ann Knight, female, 76 from Kilgore, Texas
Spoken by: JP Robbie Cox, on stage
Preliminary investigation indicates Vehicle 1 was traveling eastbound on Goforth Rd. Vehicle 2 was parked in the eastbound lane facing west. The driver exited her vehicle and the driver of vehicle 1 swerved to the right to avoid hitting vehicle 2. Vehicle 1 collided with the driver of vehicle 2 who was outside his vehicle.
Weather conditions: Clear
Road conditions: Dry
Investigated by: Cavalier Kiefer Bounds, DPS Longview
A preliminary crash report will be available for purchase online in 10 days. Link: https://cris.dot.state.
Sergeant Adam Albritton
Texas Department of Public Safety
Safety Education / Media and Communications