Man Injured in Accident at FM 990 in Bowie County, TX

November 12, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM990, Simms, Bowie County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Ford Escort, Tractor-trailer
FM 990
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Ford Escort and a Tractor-trailer were involved in a crash

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured a man at FM 990 in Bowie County, TX on November 12th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 2:15 p.m. According to investigators, a Ford Escort is said to have been headed northbound on FM 990 behind a tractor-trailer. The tractor-trailer was slowing to make a left tun, officials say, before it was rear-ended by the Ford. The collision the left the 51-year-old driver of the Ford with serious injuries, police say. The other driver was uninjured, according to reports. Additional information was not immediately available.

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