Vidor man hit by truck on US 69

Vidor man hit by truck on US 69


Monday, Jan. 8, at 3:54 p.m., Beaumont police responded to an auto-pedestrian crash in the 6100 block of Hwy 69 southbound, Officer Haley Morrow said in a release.

When officers arrived, they located a male lying in the roadway.

At this time, police said it is unclear whether he was attempting to cross Hwy 69 or if he was walking next to the inside lane when he was struck by a Dodge Ram pick-up.

The victim, later identified as Dayton W. Greer, a 40-year-old Vidor man, was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries and later died. The investigation is ongoing.


- Beaumont Police Department