A two-vehicle collision in Galveston killed one, injured two others and shut down traffic for more than five hours on Seawall Boulevard on July 26. The accident occurred in the 9500 block of Seawall Boulevard, and police are investigating the cause of the accident.
A two-car accident early Friday, July 18, claimed the life of a former University of Texas - El Paso Dinner Theatre actor and left two other individuals with injuries. Officials at the scene of the auto accident say the 27-year-old man was trapped in his vehicle following the collision.
Some Galveston residents may have heard about an accident that left nine people injured and one dead near San Marcos. The incident occurred on July 4. The victim was transported to Central Texas Medical Center in San Marcos after the car crash, but he was pronounced dead some time later. Police say that a 20-year-old man may be charged with intoxication manslaughter pending the results of their investigation.
The Department of Public Safety recently reported a June 22 crash that happened on Texas 73. The two-vehicle accident injured six people, including one who was flown to Galveston's University of Texas Medical Branch and another who was helicoptered to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital. The news source did not mention if any charges have been filed in connection with the incident.
Authorities in Texas have reported that one person was killed and another seriously injured on June 8 after a pickup truck lost control near the Galveston seawall. The two people were standing outside of a souvenir store on Seawall Boulevard when they were struck. The driver of the pickup truck also suffered minor injuries. The pedestrian accident occurred at about 7:00 a.m.
Despite wearing a helmet, a 30-year-old motorcyclist was seriously injured after being hit by a car in El Paso on May 6. The accident occurred at the intersection of Artcraft Road and Westside Drive just before 5:30 p.m., police said.
A recent accident in Pasadena claimed the lives of four people and injured two more. Police in Pasadena say a taxi van collided with another vehicle after the other car crossed the centerline and drove into oncoming traffic. The auto accident occurred around 1:30 a.m. on April 19.
A Texas car accident that resulted in the death of one woman was reported on April 13. The authorities stated that the crash took place on North Sam Houston Parkway in Houston at approximately 3:15 a.m. The driver who is believed to have caused the collision was ultimately charged with intoxicated assault with a vehicle and intoxicated manslaughter with a vehicle.
On Feb. 10 at about 5:30 p.m., two teenage girls were on their way home from track practice at Northwest High School when the driver of a pickup truck lost control of her vehicle. Police say that the pickup truck crossed the center line and hit the teens' car head-on. The car accident happened on the Farm to Market 156 highway near the girls' school in Justin, and the road was reportedly slick at the time.
A car accident that took place at the intersection of Belterra Drive and U.S. 290 near Dripping Springs left three truck passengers dead. The collision occurred at about 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 13. Officers say a Honda Accord made a turn at a yellow light and hit a truck that was heading east.