Accident on FM 563
LIBERTY, February 3, 2014 - It was shortly after 8:00 PM when a silver Chevy Captiva traveling south on FM 563, just pasted Smart Materials, left the roadway to the right and crashed into a tree.
According to City of Liberty Police the driver, known as Mr. Punch, was not wearing a seat belt and his head impacted the windshield in the vehicle. Punch suffered numerous cuts and lacerations to his head and the City of Liberty ambulance transported him to hospital for treatment.
FM 563 was closed to traffic during the extrication of the victim and clean up of the accident.
The vehicle Punch was driving was rented from Enterprise Rental Car and had just left a business in Liberty when the accident occurred.
Punch seemed disoriented and had little recall of how the accident happened.
According to Police any citations are pending further investigation into the cause of the accident.