Paul Sims Injured in Accident at US 70 in Vernon, TX

February 12, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Paul Sims
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 70, Vernon, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
US 70
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Mercedes-Benz was involved in a single-vehicle crash

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured a driver at US 70 in Vernon, TX on February 12th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 8:28 p.m. According to investigators, a Mercedes operated by 59-year-old Paul Sims is said to have veered from the road into a metal fence at a parking lot, causing it to possibly overturn. Sims was taken to an area hospital for treatment of injuries believed to be serious. Additional information was not available.

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