Texas accidents in the news: Day of January 23, 2014

by Terry Bryant

Texas accidents in the news: Day of January 23, 2014

crash on Highway 183

Woman dies on Highway 183

A woman was tragically killed Tuesday around 8:30 p.m. after she went onto oncoming traffic and sideswiped into an 18-wheeler on U.S. Highway 183 just south of Lockhart.  The semi-truck struck a couple of trees as it careened into a ditch.

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Cypress woman dies in rollover crash

Another woman died in a car crash overnight around 1 a.m. on Cypress Rosehill near Manor Bend Street, in Cypress, Texas.  According to reports, the   Cypress woman was speeding, lost control of the pickup, which resulted in a vehicular rollover.  The impact of the crash ejected the driver from the truck.  She died at the scene.

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Motorcycle chase ends in death

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on Martin Drive a few blocks east of the Eastex Freeway early Thursday morning.  According to initial reports, authorities were pursuing the man from Kingwood into Porter when he collided into a Ford Mustang at Loop 494 and East Martin.  He died at the scene. There were no other reported injuries.