Megan Janea Murphy Killed, Cory Ray Bush Injured in Car Accident in Callahan County, TX
Callahan County, TX -- September 26, 2022, Megan Murphy was killed and Cory Bush was injured following a head-on car accident.
Investigators were called to an area roughly 12 miles south of Baird along Highway 36.
Their initial statements say that 30-year-old Megan Janea Murphy was in an SUV traveling along the highway. Ahead, there apparently had been a previous crash with a semi-truck and a pickup driven by Cory Ray Bush. This left the vehicles stationary in the road, and Murphy's vehicle somehow crashed into Bush's pickup.
Due to the crash, Murphy sustained fatal injuries. Bush was taken to a hospital with injuries said to be serious. No further information about the crash is available at this time.
Commentary on Megan Murphy, Cory Bush Car Accident in Callahan County
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