On August 6th at approximately 11:04 p.m. the Abilene Police Department received a call of a single vehicle crash at Highway 83/84 and Loop 322. The crash involved a white 1996 Toyota T100 pickup.
The vehicle was driven by Chase Williams, age 28, of Abilene.
There were two passengers: Stephanie Holt, age 27, of Abilene and Ricky Rolin. age 28, of Abilene.
The preliminary investigation indicates that Williams was driving north on Highway 83/84 and took the exit to go north on Loop 322. His vehicle left the roadway and he overcorrected back to the right.
The vehicle started sliding sideways and left the roadway again. As the vehicle was traveling down the embankment, it rolled over and Williams was ejected. All of the occupants were transported to Hendrick Medical Center.
Williams died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. Holt and Rolin were treated for minor injuries. Alcohol will be a contributing factor in the crash.