U-turn leads to multi-vehicle crash

U-turn leads to multi-vehicle crash

A multiple vehicle crash involving a 2017 Jeep and a 2017 Dodge pickup truck occurred on SH 105 in Hardin County near Sour Lake 

According to a press release by DPS, preliminary reports indicate that a 2017 Jeep was traveling eastbound on Texas State Highway 105 followed by a 2017 Dodge pickup truck.  The driver of the Jeep drove onto the improved shoulder and slowed to make a U-turn.  As the driver of the Jeep began to make the U-turn, she pulled into the path of the Dodge pickup truck.  The Dodge struck the Jeep in the left front panel near the driver-side door.

There were no injuries reported in this crash.

The driver of the Jeep, 54-year-old Cynthia Starnes of Sour Lake, was issued a traffic citation for turning when unsafe.