SHELBY COUNTY, TX – On March 10, Texas Department of Public Safety
(DPS) Troopers investigated a one vehicle crash on SH 87 approximately eight
miles South of Shelbyville.
The preliminary crash investigation indicates at about 7 a.m., a 2003 Ford pickup
was traveling north on SH 87 when the truck drove off the roadway to the right
then reportedly slid back across the roadway and into a creek on the west side of
The driver of the Ford is identified as Daran Oneill Jr., 31, from Lake Charles, LA.
Oneill was pronounced deceased at the scene by a Shelby County Justice of the
This crash remains under investigation. No additional information is available at