|Early Morning Accident Claims Three from Batson Area
BATSON, March 7, 2012 - Already FaceBook posts are requesting our prayers for the community of Batson as they have experienced a great loss after an early morning accident in Jefferson County.
The Department of Public Safety stated that the accident occurred on SH 124 just south of FM 365 at 2:40 AM Wednesday morning.
According to reports a 2009 Dodge Pickup was westbound when it left the road, struck a ditch, became airborne, struck a tree and caught on fire.
The vehicle was occupied by three young men from the Batson area who were burned extensively making positive identification for the department difficult.
According to the Department of Public Safety Justin Anderson also known as Justin Brown age 29 of Saratoga was killed in the accident.
Other sources from the area identify the other victims as William Grimes, age 29 and Travis Crisman age 44, both men of the Batson area.