Investigators looking at evidence in fatal gunshot wound to Chase Taylor
JEFFERSON COUNTY —
Jefferson County investigators are waiting for autopsy results and looking at evidence in the fatal gunshot wound to Chase Taylor, 23, of Beaumont, a passenger in a pickup truck that wrecked on Highway 90.
Deputies found his body in the passenger seat. There was a gunshot wound to the rights side of his head. A handgun was on Taylor's lap.
Elaine Kong reports, the driver of the pickup, Jacob Ferrill, 21, of China, was seriously hurt in the accident early Tuesday morning on Highway 90 near Meeker Road.