Friday, May 19, 2017 at 3:57 p.m. the Beaumont Police Department responded to Eastex Freeway northbound service road at Chinn in reference to a possible fatality accident. Traffic Investigators were able to determine that a silver 4 door Honda Accord was traveling westbound on Chinn and the driver of the Honda ran the stop sign. The Honda was struck by a dump truck traveling north on the service road. The 16 year old driver and a 10 year old passenger were deceased when first responders arrived. The intersection was closed for several hours so traffic officers could investigate the crash and clear the roadway.
The driver was identified as Jordan Brown, 16 year old Beaumont resident.
The passenger was identified as Jordan’s 10 year old sister, Jadyn Brown.