Anton – Vehicle Accident on Highway 84 Leaves 1 Dead, Injured Several
Posted on Thursday, August 15th, 2019 at 10:54 am
A fatal car collision last Wednesday night on Highway 84 near Farm to Market Road 597 took the life of one person and resulted in injuries among several people.
According to initial reports, the incident happened at around 11:00 p.m. near FM 168 at the east of Anton. Responding officers said a sport utility vehicle that was traveling in the wrong lane collided with a passenger vehicle. A passing vehicle then struck the rear side of the second car. The impact of the collision killed two occupants of the passenger car. They were both from Amherst.
Meanwhile, a total of seven people sustained injuries as a result of the crash. It was not confirmed if they were rushed to a hospital for medical treatment.
No other injuries were reported.
DPS did not provide information on any charges. An investigation is underway.
We express our deepest condolences to the family and relatives of the deceased victim. May God grant you the strength you need to get through this difficult moment in your life. We strongly believe that authorities will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
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