SH 87 Near FM 1645 Scene of Truck, Cow Crash

April 15, 2020 - State Highway 87 (SH87) just south of FM 1645 was the scene of a collision involving a truck and a cow Sunday, April 12, 2020 at around 6pm.

According to Texas Department of Public Safety, a black Chevrolet pickup truck driven by Chelsea Hall, of Timpson, was northbound on SH87 at a curve in the roadway. 

As the truck began traveling the curve it struck a large red cow standing in the roadway causing major damage to the truck and unknown damage to the cow.

No injuries were reported of Hall at the scene and the owner, Keaton Bush, removed the cow from the scene by trailer.

Center Fire Department presonnel diverted traffic at the scene until it was clear.

The cow was reported to have found its way onto the roadway as a result of storm damage to a fence.