Beaumont, TX — There was a fatal accident in Beaumont on Sunday morning, January 5, that left a 60-year old man dead. Police are saying that a Mazda lost control on Avenue A at Lavaca Street on Sunday morning at about 11:30 a.m. and crashed into a Dodge pickup truck.
The Mazda then drove into a curb and struck a fence before coming to a stop. The driver, an unidentified 60-year old man, was taken to a hospital where he later died.
The driver of the truck wasn’t named, but the news reports didn’t mention any other injuries. As of Monday, the deceased man’s name is being released and it’s not clear why he lost control of his Mazda.
Scene of the Accident