James Robert Anderson Killed, Ethan Wade Taylor Involved in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 79 [Rockdale, TX]

James Robert Anderson Killed, Ethan Wade Taylor Involved in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 79 [Rockdale, TX]

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James Robert Anderson Killed, Ethan Wade Taylor Involved in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 79 [Rockdale, TX]

77-Year-Old Male Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Fatal Collision near Go Car Wash

ROCKDALE, TX (December 26, 2023) – Wednesday evening, James Robert Anderson was killed in a pedestrian accident on Highway 79.

Around 6:30 p.m., police responded to the scene at the 700 block of Highway 79 near the Go Car Wash on December 13th.

Per reports, Anderson was walking from Walmart to the Quality Inn Motel and failed to yield to an oncoming car. As a result, 21-year-old Ethan Wade Taylor struck the pedestrian.

Medical personnel pronounced 77-year-old Anderson dead, due to the extent of his condition.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Meanwhile, the driver cooperated with authorities, and the crash is still under active investigation.


In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of James Robert Anderson. May you find comfort and strength through the memories of your loved one.


If you have lost someone you love in a pedestrian accident, don’t hesitate to contact Sweet James as soon as possible. We understand the death of a loved one is a devastating experience and can take a toll on your wellbeing, and we can help you with the legal matters that must be addressed. We will commit our resources and years of experience to bring justice for your loss. Our commitment and dedication are unbreakable and we will work with you during every step of the legal process. Call our hotline at 1-800-900-0000 to speak with one of our attorneys free of charge.


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