2 Injured in Truck Accident on Jackson Road in Montgomery County, TX
Montgomery County, TX — October 26, 2023, two people were injured in a truck accident just after 2:30 in the afternoon along Jackson Road.
According to reports, a 38-year-old man and a 28-year-old man were traveling in a northbound 18-wheeler on Jackson Road just past the Cushing Road intersection when the incident occurred.
For unknown reasons, the 18-wheeler began to veer to the right and off of the road, which was reportedly narrow and without a shoulder. The vehicle then over-corrected, veering across the southbound lane and completely off of the left side of the road, where it collided with a tree. The collision with the tree caused the vehicle to overturn before coming to a stop on its passenger side. The 38-year-old man reportedly incurred severe injuries as a result of the crash; the 28-year-old man also sustained injuries. Both were transported to local medical facilities by emergency medical services for treatment.
The cause of the accident is under investigation by local authorities. The weather and road conditions in the area at the time of the accident were reportedly rainy and wet. No additional information is currently available in connection with this incident.