Major Accident SH 146 at US 90
LIBERTY, March 19, 2012 - According to investigating Officer Kyle Cornelius, at around 4:00 PM Monday a minivan coming south on the SH 146 Bypass attempted to enter the driveway to the Luxury Inn and Suites in Liberty. A vehicle in the turn lane traveling east on US 90 stopped to allow the minivan to pass crossing into the eastbound lanes and was struck by a Entergy Company Truck pulling a trailer.
According to Officer Cornelius the driver of the minivan was Rebecca Elizabeth Huff age 37 of Livingston who also had a passenger accompanying her in her vehicle.
The driver of the Entergy Truck was Michael Jones age 57 of Vidor.
The City of Liberty EMS responded to the scene and transported one patient to Liberty Dayton Regional Medical Center for treatment.
Traffic in the eastbound lanes of US 90 was stopped during the investigation and clean of the accident.
Citations in the accident are pending the completion of the accident investigation according to Officer Cornelius.