Graham man killed in car crash in Young County

Driver clashes into another car attempting to turn off highway-16

Graham man killed in car crash in Young County
Texas DPS (Source: Texas DPS)

Graham, Texas (TNN) - A Graham man has died following a crash in Young County.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, a deadly accident occurred on Sept. 26 around 2:30 p.m. on Highway 16, south of Graham.

The victim, Larry Eckhardt, was traveling down Highway 16 when he drove into the back of an SUV that was attempting to turn onto Thomas Lane.

DPS says it’s likely that Eckhardt didn’t see the other vehicle in time because of it being in a blind spot.

Eckhardt was pronounced dead at the scene, further details of the crash are still under investigation.

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