At approximately 1:06 p.m. Friday, according to witnesses, a male driver traveling eastbound on Stacy Road at Lost Creek Drive was driving recklessly and attempted to pass a car on the right shoulder but was unable to do so. The male driver then moved into the westbound oncoming lane and collided head-on with another vehicle.
The female victim was Deon Merrill Lewis, a 59-year-old resident of McKinney. Officers and a police chaplain have made family notification.
The male driver was injured and is receiving medical attention. Criminal charges will be filed by the Allen Police Department (APD). Stacy Road is open after being closed for the accident investigators to survey the scene.
The investigation continues by the APD Traffic Unit. If any citizen has information regarding this accident, please call 214-509-4288 and speak with Sergeant Bill Smith.
Any citizen who wishes to remain anonymous can text keyword “ALLENPD” and a tip to 847411.