Police identify pedestrian killed in Tuesday crash

Sherylen Tate

A woman who died in a fatal traffic accident Jan. 12 has been identified as 44-year-old Beaumont resident Sherylen Engelbrecht Tate, the Beaumont Police Department reports.

Officers responded to the northbound side of 1800 block of Interstate 10 South in reference to a major crash involving a pedestrian on Tuesday, January 12, at about 8:30 p.m. Crash investigators determined that a F350 truck traveling northbound on the Interstate struck Tate, who was attempting to cross the highway. She was pronounced deceased at the scene.