A one car fatal accident occurred last Friday morning at about 5:45 a.m. Megan Rene Gilmore, 24 of Giddings, was traveling southbound on FM 180 2.4 miles northwest of Ledbetter. The Department of Public Safety reported that she struck a black cow that was in the roadway.
Trooper Ordie Manner investigated the accident, with assistance from the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, and the Giddings VFD.
Justice of the Peace Troy Bise did the inquest.
Megan was a 2006 graduate of Giddings High School and worked as a waitress at Circle W in Giddings. A complete obituary can be found in today’s paper.