Julia Ann Disney Killed in Semi-Truck Accident on I-10 in Chambers County, TX
UPDATE (October 9, 2023): Further information from authorities identifies the victim as 67-year-old Julia Ann Disney. Current public information suggests that the truck driver that crashed into Disney's vehicle was reaching for their glasses leading up to the collision. There was a recommendation for the driver to be cited for failure to control speed. Right now, no further information can be confirmed.
Chambers County, TX — September 9, 2023, one person was killed following a semi-truck accident at around 1:20 p.m. along Interstate I-10.
Preliminary information about the crash was released by the Chambers County Sheriff's Office. Their statements say the incident took place in the area of eastbound I-10 mile marker 806 on the Trinity River bridge.
According to the authorities, the victim was in a passenger vehicle that had its hazard lights on and was traveling behind a front-end loader. It's unclear at this time how fast the pair of vehicles was going. Approaching those vehicles, details suggest that a semi-truck crashed into the back of both vehicles.
As a result of the collision, the driver of the passenger vehicle sustained fatal injuries. That person has not yet been identified publicly. There did not appear to be any other reported injuries. Currently, the factors leading up to the crash remain under investigation.