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03/19/05 - Nacogdoches County

Man Killed In Fatal Accident

by Stuart Burson

A Houston area man is dead after the motorhome he was a passenger in was struck by an 18-wheeler in Nacogdoches County.

The accident happened just before 2:00 PM on Hwy 259, one mile north of FM 1087.

Eighty-one year-old James Troy Robertson died at the scene. According to DPS officials, the motorhome stopped to make a u-turn when officials say he failed to yield the right of way to the 18-wheeler.

The driver of the motorhome, 63 year-old Joe Dean Robertson of Houston and another passenger, 62 year-old Marilyn Robertson were taken to area hospitals. They are listed in stable condition.

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