Fatal crash in Shelby County kills one person, two people hospitalized

SHELBY CO, TX (KTRE) – It's been a deadly night in Shelby County where one person was killed and two other people injured in a single vehicle crash.

Investigators said a 1996 Chevrolet pickup driven by Robert Eugene Clotiaux Jr, 43 of Deer Park near Houston was driving west on FM 3184 when the truck left the roadway, struck a culvert and landed upside down.  Clotiaux was wearing a seatbelt.  He's hospitalized at Shelby Regional Center in stable condition with hip and back injuries.

Samantha Myrle Moore, 41, of Center died at Shelby Regional shortly after 11 Saturday night.  Another passenger, Carrie Lynn Moore, 43, of Center is hospitalized and listed in serious condition at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport with a head injury and broken bones.   Investigators said neither of the passengers wore a seatbelt.

The accident happened about 9:40 Saturday night near the intersection of FM 3184 and FM 139 near Huxley.

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