Shelbyville, Center Street Scene of Two-Vehicle Crash


October 9, 2017 - Shelbyville Street just before Center Street was the scene of a two-vehicle crash Monday, October 9, 2017 from which two people were transported to the hospital.

According to Center Police officer Andrew Williams, at around 11am a black Honda Ridgeline 4WD driven by Virginia Lemoine, 82, of Center was southbound on Shelbyville Street when with the right front quarter panel of the truck struck the rear of a trailer. The Honda came to rest in the middle of the roadway and facing northwest. 

The trailer was attached to a Ford F-350 driven by Enedino Ramirez, 41, of Center which was parked on the shoulder of the roadway to perform lawn maintenance.

Virginia Lemoine and her passenger Julian Rock Lemoine, 82, were transported by ACE EMS to Nacogdoches Memorial hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries.

No citations were issues at the time of the incident.

Additional officers and detectives with the police department assisted with traffic control during the crash investigation.

Center Police Officer Brian Wright assisted officers by directing southbound traffic.

Center Police Detective Bobby Walker is seen directing traffic during the crash investigation on Shelbyville Street.