On Saturday, December 2, 2017 at about 1:34 p.m., Beaumont Police responded to the 4100 block of W. Cardinal Drive, North bound, in reference to a single vehicle, fatality traffic crash. Investigation revealed that the driver of a Chevy Avalanche was traveling at a high rate of speed and lost control of their vehicle. The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, was ejected and pronounced deceased on the scene. The victim is identified as Derion C. Perkins, a 24 year old Beaumont man.
Fatality Traffic Crash- 4100 W Cardinal Drive
About the Author: Haley Morrow
Officer Haley Morrow has been with the Beaumont Police Department for 6 years. Officer Morrow served on Patrol prior to being assigned to the Police Community Relations Unit in July of 2016. Officer Morrow comes from a family of Beaumont Police Officers, to include her Father, Brother, and Husband. Her sister is also employed with the City of Beaumont as a 911 dispatcher.