Texas

Paulette Dunson, David Dunson Injured in Accident at US 377 in Hood County, TX

Date
November 4, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Paulette Dunson, David Dunson
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
Yes

Where it Happened

U.S. 377, Denton, Hood County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Dodge Ram 2500, Jeep Wrangler
Road/Highway
US 377
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Dodge Ram 2500 and a Jeep Wrangler were involved in a collision


What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured three people at US 377 in Hood County, TX on November 4th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 8:20 a.m. According to investigators, a Dodge Ram 2500 operated by a 33-year-old Glen Rose man was westbound on US 377. At the same time, a Jeep Wrangler operated by 53-year-old Paulette Dunson was westbound, slowing to make a left turn onto Knox Rd. While doing so, reports allege the Dodge attempted to pass the Jeep, resulting in a collision between the two vehicles. The impact sent the Dodge into a barrow ditch, where it overturning into a nearby fence. The Jeep was into the driveway of a nearby business, reports say. Reports further indicate both Dunson and her passenger, 53-year-old David Dunson, were seriously injured. The Glen Rose man was also seriously injured and charged with Intoxication Assault with a Vehicle, according to reports. Additional information was not available.

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