Aidan Kelley Fatally Struck in Auto Collision on County Road 246 [Smith County, TX]

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SMITH COUNTY, TX (December 11, 2023) – Monday afternoon, Aidan Kelley was fatally struck in an auto collision on County Road 246.

The incident occurred around 12:09 p.m., on the eastbound lanes of the freeway, just west of County Road 246.

Authorities said 18-year-old Cameron S. Reeves, of Hawkins was driving west in an Isuzu truck with Kelley as a passenger. She was not wearing a seatbelt, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. 

For reasons under investigation, Reeves failed to drive in a single lane and struck an eastbound Ford F-150. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics later pronounced 20-year-old Kelley, of Chandler dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, authorities transported the driver of a second vehicle, 67-year-old Robert Pierzchalski of Henderson to Christus Mother Frances in Tyler. Officers also stated that Pierzchalski was wearing a seatbelt.

At this time, an active investigation into the crash is still currently underway. Those with additional information are encouraged to contact local authorities as soon as possible. 

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of Aidan Kelley. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

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