8-year-old and 1 man killed in Robertson County accident

- Published: 07 July 2016
8-year-old and 1 man killed in Robertson County accident

Two individuals were killed and one individual is in critical condition taking after a mishap Tuesday night in Robertson County. 

Troopers say the driver of an auto endeavored to make a U-turn before a semi-truck on Highway 79 around four miles southwest of Hearne.

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The driver of the auto passed on at the scene of the mishap. He's been distinguished as Gerald Steward-Dykes, 29, from Milano. 

Jaylon Dykes, 8, of Milano was likewise in the auto and was slaughtered by the mischance. 

Another traveler in the auto is in the healing facility in basic condition. She's been recognized as Torilynn Thomas, 23, of Bryan. 

The driver of the truck, 34-year-old Brian Ritter of Bremond, was not harmed. Troopers say the truck has a place with Sanderson Farms.