Workers Hit & Killed By Trucks

In two separate accidents, two workers were hit and killed last week.

According to DPS reports, 22-year-old Jess Lavergnei of Crockett was picking up road signs on Hwy 7 near Centerville around 6:45pm on Tuesday, February 12th. Authorities say the driver was traveling east when he ran into Lavergnei.

On Wednesday morning, February 13th, 33-year-old David Honea of McKinney, was struck by an 18 wheeler while working for a survey crew near the SH21 exit.

DPS is investigating the cause of the fatal crashes.