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Troopers called to crashes

Department of Public Safety state troopers were called to a pair of highway crashes during the past week in south Milam County.

Trooper Jason Adams investigated a collision reported at 2:31 p.m. Aug. 20 at the intersection of US 79 and FM 486 in the Thorndale city limits.

He listed drivers as Melissa Shepard, 23, of San Antonio, and 82-year-old June Johnson of Thorndale.

Adams said there were no injuries and termed damages minor to the Johnson vehicle and moderate to the Shepard vehicle.

Trooper J. C. Brooks investigated a one-vehicle crash at 8:48 p.m. Friday on FM 908 west of County Road 432.

Driver was listed as Craig Cook, 62, of Granger. Brooks said there were no injuries and listed vehicle damages as “moderate.”


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