Wintry Weather a Factor in Fatal Highway 6 Accident

By: KBTX Staff Email
By: KBTX Staff Email

Wintry weather was a factor of an accident that killed an 18-year-old man from Dallas.

According to Texas Department of Public Safety, Kristopher Bookman died Wednesday at the scene.

Troopers tell News 3 Bookman was driving too fast for the road conditions and swerved into a north bound lane on Highway 6 in South Brazos County.

Four other people suffered minor injuries.

TxDOT has also deiced the bridge on SH 6 over FM 159.
Crews are out throughout the Bryan District checking bridges and overpasses.

For the latest road conditions call TxDOT’s toll-free highway
conditions line at 800-452-9292 or go on-line by clicking the link at the bottom of the page.

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