Good Samaritans gather important items, including a pet, after they stopped to help victims of a rollover accident in the 700 block of SH 199 West near Westline Road. According to the accident report, Robert Aaron Bauman, 24, of Springtown was at the wheel of a red 2005 Honda Accord traveling westbound in about the 900 block of SH 199 West when he may have fallen asleep. The Honda left the roadway and traveled about 300 feet – the length of a football field – before crossing the Westline crossover and rolling one-and-a-half times and coming to rest on its side in the grassy median.… Read the rest
Azle firefighters utilize the Jaws of Life to cut through the doorpost of a black 2000 Ford F350 pickup Sunday evening, Jan. 12. Trapped inside the pickup was its driver, Glyn Ray Williams, 52, of Azle, who sustained serious injuries when his vehicle rolled and came to rest on its side in the 1500 block of SH 199 West. It took firefighters from Azle and Parker County Emergency Services District 1 more than a half hour to extricate Williams from his vehicle, which scattered all manner of tools, hunting equipment, and even an animal carcass along the roadway and in the median as it rolled.… Read the rest
No one was injured Thursday, Dec. 26 around 1 p.m. when a hit-and-run driver in a gray pickup struck the vehicle pictured above in the eastbound lanes of State Highway 199 at Ash Creek Drive. The report was not available at press time, but Parker County Sheriff’s deputies were able to locate the hit-and-run vehicle.
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