City of Temple

MEDIA ADVISORY


Temple Police Respond to Fatality Accident


TEMPLE, TX (February 8, 2012) – The Temple Police Department is currently on scene of a multi-vehicle collision on southbound S General Bruce Drive near South 57th Street. As a result, the roads have been temporarily closed. 

The accident involved a pickup truck and a small sized car. As of now, there is one confirmed fatality of an adult male. His identity will be released once next of kin have been notified. No other injuries or fatalities have been reported at this time. 

TPD's Traffic Reconstruction Unit have been called to the scene to investigate the circumstances behind the accident. 

TPD is asking the public to use alternate routes until the scene has been cleared. More information will be released as it becomes available.


Media Contact:
Chris Christoff
Media Relations Specialist
(O) 254.298.5952
(C) 254.931.2185
cchristoff@templetx.gov

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