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One Fatality, Two Injuries in Winnie Crash

Morgan Crider2 years ago

Thursday May 28th, two people were injured and one was killed in a car accident east of Winnie, Texas.

Details about the Fatal Winnie Crash

According to the Beaumont Enterprise, the accident took place at Texas 73 and Texas 124 a little after 11 a.m. in the morning. According to the Winnie authorities, a white passenger van and an 18-wheeler violently collided.

The two individuals who were injured were flown to a close by hospital in a medical helicopter and another individual was pronounced dead. The victims have not been identified as of May 28th Thursday evening.

Texas Car Crash Statistics

Information below provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):

  • In 2013 there were 65,539 serious injury crashes in Texas with 89,270 people sustaining a serious injury.
  • There were 767 people killed in crashes occurring in intersections or pertaining to an intersection in Texas during 2013.
  • 460 people were killed in crashes that involved distracted driving in 2013, however this is a 2.34% decrease from 2012.
  • In 2013, 523 people were killed in head-on collisions in the state of Texas.

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