Justice for Injury Victims

Decatur – Pedestrian killed on U.S. 380

Posted on Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 at 10:38 am    

Authorities are conducting an investigation following a pedestrian collision involving a truck on US 380 near a manufacturing facility, Thursday morning.
According to initial reports, the tragic incident took place at around 8:45 a.m. The pedestrian was near the facility when it got struck by an 18-wheeler truck that was traveling east on the highway. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators identified the victim as 27-year-old Jeffrey Scheller. The driver of the truck was not injured from the crash. He stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the police.

Wise County EMS, Decatur Fire Department, DPS and the sheriff’s office were also requested at the scene to help in the investigation.

People dislike attorneys until they actually need one. Attorney Tom's team of Houston personal injury lawyers is prepared to help you if you've been hurt in an accident. Call 713-244-6363 or fill out an online contact form and an experienced legal professional will reach out to you.

Note: This site is dedicated to reporting on accidents and injuries. We refer to existing news sources to create our posts. News articles often are updated to reflect new developments. Contact us if you have noticed any false or out of date information in this post so we can update it to be as informative as possible.

Disclaimer: Attorneytom.com is a local website. We hope that by exposing the frequency of accidental injuries in our community, we can help make the greater Houston area a safer place. It is our hope that exposing the prevalence of preventable injuries will help our friends and neighbors take the necessary measures to avoid such accidents. Information on accidentattorney.io is not legal advice.



Very professional and responsive

“I told him Tommy John, you’re my hero. Because that’s how I feel about him. I do not know what I would have done without Tommy John and his team. I can’t even imagine.”

Posted by Jarrett R.