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Semitrailer crashes into Texas public safety office, killing 1 and injuring 13

A tragic incident occurred in Brenham, Texas, as a stolen semitrailer crashed into a Department of Public Safety office, resulting in one fatality and 13 injuries. The driver, identified as Clenard Parker, has been taken into custody following the incident.

The incident took place in Brenham, a rural town located about 75 miles from Houston, Texas. Eight of the injured individuals were treated on-site and released, while six others, including the fatality, were transported to local hospitals for further medical attention.

According to reports, the driver, Clenard Parker, was uninjured in the crash and was subsequently arrested by the Texas Department of Public Safety. The department confirmed that there were multiple serious injuries, but did not provide further details regarding the victims.

Following Parker’s arrest, the Department of Public Safety assured the community that there was no longer a threat to the public. SkyEye video footage showcased the extensive damage caused to the office and the 18-wheeler involved in the tragic incident.

It was reported that Parker had been denied his commercial driver’s license at the Department of Public Safety office in Brenham the day before the collision. The authorities continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the crash as the community mourns the loss of the individual who lost their life in this tragic event.

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