Orange County, TX -UPDATE: Cindy Williams Killed in Fatal Car Accident on SH 62
Orange County, TX (May 4, 2019) On the night of May 3rd, a fatal car accident happened on State Highway 62, not far from FM 105.
A 24-year-old female identified as Savanah Robbins was driving a GMC pickup truck on the highway when she struck another vehicle driven by 52-year-old Cindy Williams. The fatal accident happened at around 8:30 p.m.
When the paramedics arrived at the crash site, they found Williams seriously injured and rushed her to the nearest hospital. Sadly, she passed away despite immediate medical assistance. Robbins had three passengers in her vehicle, all of whom were unharmed.
Authorities are still investigating to determine why the two vehicles collided.
Our thoughts are with Cindy Williams’ family as they grieve during this time.
Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Research shows that driving under the influence is one of the leading causes of fatal car accidents in Texas. On average, 3,000 people lose their lives annually in statewide car accidents. Accidents caused by drunk driving occur most often on weekends during night hours. When drivers leave parties after consuming too much alcohol, they’re eleven times more likely to end up crashing into other vehicles.
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