Benjamin Lee Struck and Injured by Vehicle on Highway 96 in Jasper County
JASPER COUNTY, TX (October 26, 2022) – Police identified 23-year-old Benjamin Lee of Jasper as the victim in a pedestrian accident on Highway 96 on October 22.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the collision happened at approximately 3:55 PM.
Based on a report, Lee was on the roadway at the time of the crash. At the same time, a 2020 Chevrolet box truck was traveling south on the highway. When Lee entered the lanes, the truck struck him.
As a result, Lee suffered injuries in the incident. Paramedics transported him to a Houston hospital for treatment.
The driver of the Chevrolet, 27-year-old Miguel Rojas of Groves was not hurt during the crash.
As of now, this crash remains under investigation. Additional information is not available at this time.
Speeding can lead to an accident. Thus, always follow speed limits and give way to people who cross the streets. In addition, follow road regulations at all times.
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