KILGORE, TX (12/11/2016) — A two-vehicle accident on Sunday morning killed Chaise McNeal and left two others injured.
Police identified 26-year-old Chaise Lee McNeal Jr. (of Longview) as the fatal victim of an accident which occurred in the 500 block of Highway 31 West (TX-31) in Kilgore, Texas.
Authorities reported that at around 1:00 a.m., 33-year-old Leonardo Rivera (of Kaufman) was traveling westbound in a black 2016 GMC 1-ton pickup truck (towing a livestock trailer) prior to the collision. McNeal was driving eastbound on TX-31 a white 2002 Cadillac Deville.
The two vehicles collided head-on, and McNeal lost his life at the scene.
Rivera and his passenger—33-year-old Andreas Gomez (of Kaufman)—sustained non-life threatening injuries, and were transported to a local hospital for treatment.
An investigation is ongoing.
Details are limited at this time, but authorities are still conducting their investigation. If you have more information regarding this fatal wreck, please leave a comment below.
To those affected by this tragic accident, we offer our condolences.