2 Injured in Truck Accident on F.M. 523 in Brazoria County, TX
Brazoria County, TX — December 11, 2023, two people were injured in a truck accident at approximately 9:40 in the morning along F.M. 523.
According to reports, a 16-year-old girl and a 31-year-old woman were traveling in a northwest bound Toyota Corolla on Anchor Road approaching the Farm to Market 523 intersection when the accident occurred.
Authorities indicate that, for unknown reasons, the Corolla failed to yield the right of way to the cross traffic of F.M. 523; it reportedly entered the intersection at an unsafe time, resulting in a collision with a northeast bound garbage truck. The teen from the Corolla reportedly sustained moderate injuries due to the crash, while the 31-year-old woman incurred suspected severe injuries; they were taken to a local medical facility in order to receive treatment. No other injuries were reported.
The accident is under investigation by local authorities. The weather and road conditions in the area at the time were reported to have been clear and dry. Additional details pertaining to this incident—including the identities of those involved—are not available at this point in time.