Major Accident US 90 at FM 1413
DAYTON, February 16, 2014 - On Sunday, shortly before 8:00 PM a major accident occurred on US 90 at FM 1413 west of Dayton.
According to Dayton Police a full size pickup was traveling south on FM 1413 and pulled directly into the path of a small pickup traveling east on US 90 crashing into the full size pickup broadside.
The driver and passenger in the full size pickup fled the accident scene on foot immediately after the accident occurred.
According to police alcohol is suspected as a factor in the accident and the reason the occupants of the full size pickup fled the scene.
The driver of the small pickup was woman of Dayton. Her passenger was seriously injured in the accident. At press time emergency personnel were attempting to locate and air ambulance helicopter that could fly due to weather conditions and transport the injured to the hospital.
Any charges or citations in this accident are a matter of the continuing investigation by the Dayton Police Department.