Major accident at Orange travel center

Major accident at Orange travel center

Orange police officers were dispatched to the Texas Travel Information Center on Interstate 10 on Dec. 29 at about 4:45 a.m. concerning a major accident.

When officers arrived, they found a white 2014 Chevrolet truck driven by a 41-year-old Sulphur man had collided with two parked vehicles. The first vehicle struck was a 2014 Toyota Corolla occupied by two women, ages 37 and 38, from Lockhart, Texas. The 37-year-old was transported to St. Elizabeth via ambulance, while the 38-year-old was flown to the hospital.

The second vehicle struck was a 2012 Chevrolet Silverado occupied by a 54-year-old man and 50-year-old woman, both from Pasadena, Texas. They suffered minor injuries and did not seek further treatment. 

The driver of the 2014 Chevrolet was issued a citation for failure to control speed. The conditions of the injured are unknown at this time.