Tyler Police respond to traffic accident
Tyler — On Oct. 26, 2011 at approximately 1858 Hrs. Tyler Police responded to the report of a major traffic accident in the 5000 block of Troup Hwy.
The accident involved a 2004 GMC Yukon and a 2009 Suzuki Motorcycle. The MC was northbound in the center lane of northbound Troup Hwy. and was operated by Nathan Roberson, 37 years of age.
The GMC was turning left from Troup Hwy. into a private drive and was operated by Louis Dickey, 66 years of age. The GMC turned into the path of the MC failing to yield right of way.
Nathan Roberson was transported to ETMC ER for treatment of his injuries which were reported to be non-life threatening injuries. Roberson was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. No other injuries were reported in the accident.