Newton County, TX – TX-62 Crash victims Identified by Police
Newton County, TX (November 5, 2019) – At approximately 8:30 p.m. on November 1, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Texas Highway 62.
According to reports, 61-year-old Sherry Thompson was traveling north on TX-62 in a 2007 Mitsubishi SUV when her vehicle collided head-on with a southbound 2001 Acura car, driven by 47-year-old Samuel Menefee.
Both Thompson and Menefee sustained serious injuries and were rushed to St. Elizabeth hospital in Beaumont for treatment.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Sherry Thompson, Samuel Menefee, and their families at this time.
Car Accidents in Texas
Every week, over 5,100 people are injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state. With an injury accident happening approximately every 2 minutes, we continue to see victims and families devastated. Sadly, there are numerous accidents that occur as a result of another driver’s negligence. When victims are harmed in these accidents, they should contact a car accident attorney in Texas to explore legal options available for them.
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