Destinie Greenwell Dies in Lufkin Car Crash on Highway 69
LUFKIN, TX (October 4, 2022) – Officials identified 27-year-old Destinie Greenwell as the victim who died in a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 69 on September 9.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the collision happened around 7:50 AM. Based on a report, Greenwell was traveling south in the outside lane in a 2007 Nissan prior to the crash.
At the same time, a 2017 Dodge pickup was traveling south in the inside lane. Due to unknown reasons, the Nissan changed lanes and struck the Dodge. Subsequently, a 2006 Freightliner truck tractor semi-trailer traveling north struck the Nissan.
As a result, Greenwell died at the scene.
The driver of the Dodge, 24-year-old Melissa Cheney, of Pollok, and the driver of the Freightliner, 64-year-old Edgardo Calderon, of Sachse, were not hurt.
As of now, an investigation into the case is ongoing. In addition, there are no other details available.
We offer our sincere condolences to the bereaved families and friends of Destinie Greenwell.
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