Names Of Dead In Texas City Crash Released
Texas City
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   IN MEMORIAM - Senior HPD Officer Thomas Schulte
ߦ   IN MEMORIAM: Sergeant Royce Eugene McQuaig II
ߦ   THE ELEVEN - Television series continues about the murders linked to Edward Harold Bell
ߦ   IN MEMORIAM - Retired HPD Sgt. Bobbie Lott
ߦ   Airman who went missing in 1977 found living double life in Florida
ߦ   Arrests Blotter
ߦ   BODYCAM: Officer Allegedly Suffers Panic Attack after Firing Shots
ߦ   Brownwood Man Sentenced to 168 Months in Federal Prison on Federal Child Pornography Conviction
ߦ   Child's body found near missing 3-year-old Texas girl's home
ߦ   Coast Guard suspends search for 2 missing crewmembers offshore of Port Aransas
ߦ   Constable Deputies arrest Home Invasion suspect where victim was tied up
ߦ   Executions rise in 2017, but downward trend continues
ߦ   Former HPD officer indicted in shooting
ߦ   Officials look for missing Hawkins County boy
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Arrests/Activity Summary
ߦ   Pearland Police Bulletin 10/16/17-10/22/17
ߦ   Police Release Sketch of Child Found Dead on Beach
ߦ   The Damage of Conspiracy Theories In the Las Vegas Mass Murders
ߦ   Tip Line Created for the 1971 Cold Case Homicides Of Maria Johnson and Debbie Ackerman
ߦ   UPDATE 3: Unified Command responds to oil discharge offshore of Port Aransas
ߦ   Arrest Made in Murder Case from San Luis Resort
ߦ   Childs Body Found on Galveston Beach, No Identity
ߦ   Coast Guard responds to barge fire offshore of Port Aransas
ߦ   Fake COP Pulled Over Real Off-Duty Police Officer On Texas Road
ߦ   Former HPD officer indicted for shooting neighbor in 2016
ߦ   Officer shoots suspect after woman fatally stabbed in north Houston apartment
ߦ   Alabama executes Montgomery cop-killer Torrey Twane McNabb
ߦ   Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing in U.S.
ߦ   Constable Deputies Jail Man For Evading Arrest
ߦ   Constables arrest DWI suspect who crashed into a residence
ߦ   Constables arrest two local suspects for conducting fraudulent vehicle inspections
ߦ   Corpus Christi Man Heads to Prison for Possession of Child Pornography
ߦ   Crimes, Criminals and The Cops Who Chase Them
ߦ   Houston Woman Sentenced to Federal Prison for IH-10 Drug Trafficking
ߦ   Hurricane Harvey Ravaged Eastern District of Texas Establishes Disaster Fraud Task Force to Combat Fraud and Abuse

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:
Press Release Update

Fatality Motor Vehicle Accident

The names of the deceased in Friday’s fatal accident have been identified as: Timothy Paugh 51, of LaMarque Texas, driver of the gray Dodge Ram was pronounced dead on the scene of the collision.

Roger Macias 54, of Houston, driver of the white Ford Pickup was pronounced dead the following day at UTMB Galveston.

The accident remains under investigation.

Original press release is below:

TEXAS CITY, TX (October 06, 2017, 5:37 PM): The Texas City Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle accident that left one dead and one critically injured. At approximately 5:37 PM, Officers were dispatched to the 2500 block of State Highway-146 South in reference to a major accident. Police arrived on scene to discover that a gray Dodge Ram 2500 was involved in a series of collisions before colliding head on with a white Ford pickup. Preliminary investigation revealed that the Dodge Ram was traveling north bound in the south bound lanes of traffic, sideswiped a Buick traveling south bound in the 900 block of Highway- 146, continued traveling north bound in the south bound lanes of traffic striking the concrete retainer wall at the foot of the North Loop overpass, re-enters the north south bound lanes of traffic where it collided head on with the white Ford pickup. The driver of the Dodge Ram was pronounced dead on the scene of the collision. The driver of the white Ford pickup was transported by Life Flight to University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston for possible life threatening injuries. Accident Investigators and Detectives are currently working the scene. The identity of both drivers is not being released at this time, pending positive identification and notification of next of kin. -endCorporal Melencio Villarreal Public Information Officer Texas City Police Department
Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Facebook   Share link on Twitter Tweet  
© 1999-2017 The Police News. All rights reserved.