Reports coming out of San Antonio, Texas state that there were two fatalities in a vehicle accident. Law enforcement believes that the accident occurred on Loop 410 at about 2:30 PM. Police state that a driver of a truck lost control of the vehicle near the Cherry Ridge entrance. This caused the truck to hit the concrete pillar on the road. Two people died at the scene of the accident while another person was hospitalized with severe burns and is critically injured. It is not known yet as to what the exact cause of the accident was, or why the driver lost control of the vehicle.
Frederic Lemoine of Marque, Texas died in a auto-pedestrian accident in Jewett, Texas. Lemoine was working as a power plant worker in Limestone County. Reports state that he was walking to his car in the parking lot of NRG's Limestone Electric Generation Station on FM 39 when another employee of the same station hit him. Law enforcement believes that the accident occurred at about 8 PM.
An oil rig fire has left five workers injured. The accident occurred on Friday in La Salle County. The oilrig belonging to Pioneer Natural Resources was operating when a fire started around 7 pm on Friday evening. Other workers helped put out the fire. Emergency personnel are still trying to piece together the determining factors of this accident. Fortunatley, no wrongful deaths were reported.
A fire allegedly injured two people at a Chevron Phillips plant on Monday night. Luckily no fatalities, wrongful death, was reported. The fire was believed to have started at about 8 p.m. Monday. The cause of the fire is undetermined and remains under investigation.
A 39 year-old Beaumont woman is recovering following an unfortunate work accident that occurred Thursday morning. Fortunately, this is not a case of wrongful death.
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