Two Vehicle Crash Beaumont Ave at the Bypass
LIBERTY, October 12, 2013 - A two-vehicle accident occurred on the SH 146 Bypass at Beaumont Ave. around 10:00 PM Saturday night that sent two people by Life Flight to Houston with injuries and one person to Liberty Dayton Regional Hospital by City of Liberty Ambulance.
According to the investigating Officer a silver, two door coupe was traveling east on Beaumont Ave and due to distraction, disregarded the stop sign at the SH 146 Bypass. While attempting to cross all four lanes of the Bypass the silver coupe pulled into the path of a Chevy SUV traveling north on the Bypass. The SUV struck the silver coupe broadside on the passenger side of the vehicle.
All those injured in the accident were occupants of the silver coupe.
The City of Liberty Fire Department responded to the scene to rescue the occupants of the silver coupe and two ambulances were needed to transport the injured.
The ongoing investigation will be looking into the possibility that alcohol may have been a factor in the cause of this crash.