1 dead after crash on US 59
Authorities are investigating a two-vehicle crash resulted in the death of 22-year-old Nacogdoches native, Elizabeth Gomez Wednesday afternoon on US 59, just north of Farm to Market Road 941.
A preliminary investigation revealed that at around 12:30 p.m., a pickup failed to yield right of way from a parking lot and was hit by a truck tractor heading north on US 59.
David Trawick, a 62-year-old Rusk native driving the truck tractor, was reported as injured after the crash.
Gomez was pronounced dead at a Nacogdoches hospital. The crash is still under investigation.