Man dies in 4 car crash on FM 1431

Man dies in crash on 1431 in Jonestown (KXAN Viewer: Donnie Norman)
Man dies in crash on 1431 in Jonestown (KXAN Viewer: Donnie Norman)

JONESTOWN, Texas (KXAN) — A man has been pronounced dead after a four-vehicle crash on Farm to Market 1431 in Jonestown around 8 a.m. He has been identified as 62-year-old James Phillip Long.

FM 1431 closed in both directions after man dies in 4-car crash (KXAN Photo)
FM 1431 closed in both directions after man dies in 4-car crash (KXAN Photo)

The road was closed in both directions in Jonestown on the 18800 block of FM 1431, near West Reed Park Road.

STARFlight was supposed to transport a patient, but was cancelled due to weather conditions.

The man who died is estimated to be in his 60s or 70s. There are four additional patients who were injured in the crash. A trauma alert has been issued for a man in his 20’s with potentially serious injuries.