San Marcos woman killed in Post Road wreck

Authorities have identified a San Marcos woman as the victim in a fatal Aug. 18 wreck on Post Road that involved a motorized scooter and a vehicle driven by an off-duty Hays County Constable.

According to a Department of Public Safety preliminary report, authorities were dispatched at around 7 p.m. Aug. 18 for a fatal auto pedestrian incident along Post Road roughly 1.5 north of San Marcos.

Per a preliminary investigation, a woman, identified as Sarah Marie Gee, 31, was operating a motorized scooter going northbound on Post Road when she crossed the double yellow no-passing center line into southbound traffic.

Gee’s scooter then struck a 1998 flatbed trailer that was being hauled by a Dodge Ram pickup that was operated by David Lois Peterson, 64, of San Marcos. Peterson is the Hays County Pct. 1 Constable but was not on duty at the time of the incident.

Gee was pronounced dead at the scene by Hays County Pct. 1.2 Justice of the Peace Maggie Moreno, who also ordered an autopsy. DPS officials said Peterson remained at the scene after the wreck.

DPS officials are continuing to investigate the incident.

This story is developing. We will provide information as it becomes available.

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