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Wreck on 87 Update



SHELBY COUNTY – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) responded to a two-vehicle crash on the afternoon of August 30, 2019, on SH 87, just north of Shelbyville.

The preliminary crash investigation indicates at approximately 3:10 p.m., 2014 Ford pickup was stopped in the inside lane facing north preparing to turn left when a 2009 Chevrolet pickup failed to control speed and struck the Ford from behind.


The driver of the Ford is identified as 45-year-old Justin Wagstaff from Shelbyville. Wagstaff was transported to Nacogdoches Medical Center in Center by private vehicle for possible treatment and later released.

The driver of the Chevrolet is identified as 17-year-old Ivan Perez-Perez from Center. Perez was also transported to Nacogdoches Medical Center in Center for treatment.

No additional information is available at this time.