Jake George Injured in Accident at FM 718 in Newark, TX

November 14, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Jake George
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM718, Newark, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Nissan Xterra, Nissan NV200
FM 718
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Nissan Xterra and Nissan NV200 were involved in a collision

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured a driver at FM 718 in Newark, TX on November 14th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 7:52 p.m. According to investigators, a Nissan Xterra operated by 37-year-old Jake George was headed southeast on FM 718 when it failed to control its speed ad collided with a vehicle stopped at a red light. Following the collision, the vehicle attempted to flee the scene before veering from the road through a field and across train tracks before hitting a tree. The driver at the red light was not injured while George is said to have been seriously injured. Officers recommended and/or issued a Driving While Intoxicated charge.

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