Orange woman killed in weekend accident

Orange woman killed in weekend accident

An Orange woman died in a single-car accident over the weekend, police report.

According to a news release from the Orange Police Department, on Sunday, May 4, the officers responded to the report of a one-vehicle traffic accident in the 11000 block of FM 1130.  Officers found that a white Ford truck had left the roadway, flipped, and then struck a telephone pole.  The driver was thrown from the vehicle, and was pronounced deceased at the accident scene by Judge Derry Dunn.  Evidence suggests that the driver was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.

The driver was identified as 56-year-old Vickie Lynn Coburn of Orange, Texas.

Agencies assisting with the investigation were the Orange Fire Department, Acadian EMS, Texas Department of Public Safety, and the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.

No additional information is being released at this time.