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Tire blow-out results in fatality

NACOGDOCHES, July 16, 2013--On Monday, July 15, a tire blow-out resulted in the death of a 28 year-old Crockett man, according to DPS Trooper Jay Stone, who was assigned to investigate the accident.

According to Trooper Stone’s report, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Antwoin Xabion Delane was traveling in a 2006 Peterbuilt Tractor Trailer, northbound on US 59. Approximately 200 feet south of CR250, the truck blew a tire. The truck left the roadway to the right, entered the ditch, overturned, and then struck a tree.

Delane was pronounced dead at the scene. 

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