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TYLER COUNTY, TX. (THECOUNT) — Summer Stephens, of Kirbyville, Texas and Dan Summerlin, of Woodville, Texas, have been identified as the victims in a Wednesday night double-fatal vehicle crash in Tyler County.

Stephens, 33, and 46-year-old Summerlin, were both killed in a two-vehicle crash near Fred Wednesday night.

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According to reports, Stephens was operating a Hyundai on FM 92 in Fred, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and into opposing lanes. The vehicle then came into contact with a Chevrolet pickup truck operated by Summerlin around 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Stephens and Summerlin were both pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember the victims:

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Tyler County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 21,766. Its seat is Woodville. Tyler County is named for John Tyler, the 10th President of the United States – Wikipedia.