CHEROKEE COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Authorities have released the identity of a Cherokee County woman killed in a two-vehicle wreck Thursday.
According to officials with the Texas Highway Patrol, around 11:02 a.m., Nona Kay Bickerstaff, 79, of Bullard was traveling south on U.S. Highway 69 when she turned onto the crossover and attempted to cross and go northbound on Highway 69. Bickerstaff failed to yield the right of way and was struck by a northbound 18-wheeler.
Bickerstaff was pronounced dead at the scene by Judge Brenda Dominy.
The crash remains under investigation.