Four-footed residents cause w reck sMilam County’s two-footed
residents would have had a safer
Thanksgiving week on area roads
if only their four-footed residents
had left them alone.
Three accidents involving deer
and one with a horse were investigated
during the week by state
No ser ious injur ies were
A vehicle-horse collision was
reported at 6:20 p.m. Nov. 24 on
FM 487 east of Davilla, according
to Trooper Donald Delukie.
Dr iver was listed as K at y
Edwards, 41. Damages were
A vehicle operated by Helen
Castro, 30, of Bartlett collided with a deer at 12:15 a.m. Friday
on US 79 east of Thorndale.
Trooper Mark Berr y listed
damages as moderate.
Another vehicle-deer collision
was reported at 1:40 p.m. Saturday
on US 79 near Western Hills
Road, according to Trooper David
Driver was listed as Maria Martinez,
43, of San Marcos. Vehicle
damage was termed “moderate.”
Minor to moderate damages
were reported in a 6:50 a.m.
Thursday deer-vehicle collision,
at US 77 near County Road 314
south of Rockdale, according to
Trooper Erik Gaston.
Driver was listed as Natasha
Mata, 26, of Dime Box.
mal accidents during the week,
according to troopers:
• 8:50 p.m. Nov. 24, driver
Dillon Shelton, 18, Cameron, FM
487 north of Rockdale, minor
• 6:15 p.m. Nov. 23, CR 342,
southeast of Milano, driver Natalie
Keen, 18, Cameron, minor
• 6:59 p.m. Nov. 23, FM 486
near San Gabriel, unknown driver
• 12:50 p.m. Nov. 24, US 79
in Milano, hit-and-run, vehicle
driven by Michelle Harvey, 21,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, hit by
vehicle which left scene, causing