Local authorities in Tyler TX stated that a fatal pedestrian accident on August 5 2012 claimed the life of 39-year old Nikeisha Smith. Sources said that Smith was attempting to cross the 2600 block of Vine Street in Tyler at about 10:53 p.m. when a passing motorist struck and killed her.
Scene of the Accident
Police said that Smith may not have been in a designated crosswalk area when the accident happened but details were not confirmed. The identity of the motorist was not released in the accident reports.