Robert Clinton Lilly Killed in 18-wheeler Accident in Nacogdoches County, TX
Nacogdoches County, TX — May 13, 2023, Robert Clinton Lilly was fatally injured due to an 18-wheeler accident at around 2:20 p.m. along U.S. 59.
Authorities reported that the fatal crash took place along northbound lanes of the highway at the F.M. 2476 intersection, northeast of Nacogdoches and outside of Garrison.
According to initial details given by authorities, 41-year-old Robert Lilly was in a Ford Focus traveling northbound along the highway. Due to a series of events unclear, Lilly's Ford crashed into the back of an 18-wheeler that was also going northbound.
As a result of the collision, Lilly sustained injuries which ultimately proved fatal. Details at this time do not show anyone else being hurt in the crash. There is also no indication of charges or citations being considered. The exact cause of the crash cannot be confirmed pending more thorough investigations into the evidence.