Accident on Oil Field Road
LIBERTY, March 6, 2014 - Around 8:00 AM on Thursday an Isuzu Rodeo traveling south on the Oil Field Road in Liberty encountered steering problems, ran off the road, through a fence and struck a tree.
The driver of the SUV was Onnie Doyle Tanton, Jr. age 54 of Batson, TX.
Officer Aguilar of the City of Liberty Police Department summoned an ambulance for Tanton who refused transport to the hospital for treatment.
Mechanical failure was the major factor contributing to this accident.