FM 139, FM 2747 Scene of Major Two-Vehicle Crash

May 7, 2021 - The interesection of FM 139 and FM 2747 was the scene of a major two-vehicle collision Friday May 7, 2021.

Emergency personnel with the Huxley and Shelbyville Volunteer Fire Departments were called to the scene as one driver involved was trapped.

According to Texas Department of Public Safety State Trooper John Hallenbeck, at around 3:40pm a silver 2020 Dodge Ram pickup truck driven by Joshua Kreyer, 41, of Shelbyville was southbound on FM 139. At that time a maroon 2003 Dodge pickup truck driven by Colton Buckner, 20, of Joaquin was eastbound on FM 2747 when he failed to stop at a stop sign. 

As a result the silver Dodge collided with the front left quarter panel and side of the maroon Dodge, causing major damage to both vehicles.

Buckner was transported by EMS to Nacogdoches Medical Center - Shelby Emergency Department for treatment of minor injuries. Kreyer was transported by private vehicle to the same facility.

Buckner was issued a citation for fail to yield right of way at stop intersection.

Also assisting at the scene was the Shelby County Sheriff's Department.