Vidor Fatality Hit and Run Accident
Vidor, Texas
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   Timeline: What we know about Jayden Lopez
ߦ   Funerals Today for Kansas deputies killed in line of duty
ߦ   Mother Of 'Little Jacob' Identified, Arrested
ߦ   Bureau of Justice Assistances Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor
ߦ   Burned body identified as missing Texas college student
ߦ   Burnet County Sheriff's Office - Daily Inmate/Arrests Summary
ߦ   Closing arguments could begin today in murder trial of Terry Thompson
ߦ   Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard 100
ߦ   DA fires prosecutor who provided information to FBI
ߦ   DEA wins national award for its website targeting college drug abuse
ߦ   Deputy fatally shoots person at campsite in Oregon forest
ߦ   Drunk Driving Victims Caution Others Against Drinking and Driving
ߦ   Employee Subdues Donut Shop Robbery
ߦ   Feds unexpectedly drop charges against 17 immigrants
ߦ   Help Us Identify This Robbery Suspect
ߦ   La Marque cop won't face charges in fatal shooting of man who allegedly attacked him with sword
ߦ   Man Jailed In San Leon Drug Raid
ߦ   Navajo commission aims to raise awareness of hate crimes
ߦ   NYU Professor Releases Personal Info On Almost 1,600 ICE Agents
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Activity/Arrest Summary
ߦ   Police Chief's Weekly Blotter
ߦ   Police: 9 unrelated threats before Santa Fe school shooting
ߦ   Reward Offered for Most Wanted Fugitive, Gang Member from Nacogdoches
ߦ   Sketch artist’s work has helped solve 1,200-plus cases
ߦ   Two Sentenced For Providing Support to ISIS
ߦ   Hero Down: Correctional Officer Tawanna Marin Killed During Roadside Cleanup
ߦ   Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 808 North York Street
ߦ   Trooper Declared A National Hero After Stop Of Slow Left Lane Driver Goes Viral
ߦ   10-year BCSO veteran arrested, charged with felony sexual assault of a child
ߦ   Burnet County Sheriff's Office - Weekend Arrests Summary
ߦ   DPS Offers Increased Reward, Seeks Leads in 1994 Murder of then 17-Year-Old in Frio County
ߦ   Elizabeth Smart kidnapper skips parole hearing in Utah
ߦ   Family Sues Officer Who Shot Plain-Clothes Detective During Headquarters Ambush
ߦ   Galveston County Sheriff's Office - Daily Bulletin
ߦ   Hero Down: CBP Collections Operations Manager Christopher Bacon Killed In Crash

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:

News Release from Chief Rod Carroll

Subject: Fatality Accident Hwy 12

Date: October 14, 2017

 

At 9:05 pm on Friday, October 13, 2017, the Vidor Police Department Dispatch Center received a call of an auto - pedestrian accident in the 1700 block of Hwy 12 in Vidor, Texas. The caller advised that a woman was struck by a vehicle while crossing the roadway. The woman had just left a Halloween venue with her grandchildren, who witnessed the incident. Officers upon arrival found the victim in the roadway. CPR had been initiated by citizens. Officers were advised by witnesses that the vehicle left the scene after striking the victim without stopping or rendering aid. The victim was transported by Acadian Ambulance Service to Christus St. Elizabeth hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.

The Vidor Police Department is asking the community’s assistance in locating the driver and vehicle involved. The preliminary description is a medium sized SUV or Cross-over vehicle that maybe light colored possibly silver or white. The vehicle should have damage to the front right side of the vehicle. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Vidor Police Department at 409-769-4561 or Crime Stoppers at 833-TIPS (8477). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the responsible parties.

 

The victim is identified as:

Wanda Spoonmore                           Age: 71                        Hometown: Beaumont, Texas

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  
© 1999-2018 The Police News. All rights reserved.