Tiffany Pearson Injured in Tyler, TX, 3-Vehicle Accident
Tyler, TX -- January 13, 2017, Tiffany Pearson was injured following a multi-vehicle accident where her vehicle, a pickup, and a taxi all collided.
Authorities from the Tyler Police Department indicate that 31-year-old Pearson was traveling eastbound on West Grande Boulevard at around 12:30 p.m.
As she approached the intersection Shady Oaks Drive, her vehicle suddenly lost control. This caused the car to swerve into oncoming traffic lanes where it collided head-on with a westbound GMC Sierra. Her can then went on to collide with a VPG Taxi.
Following the collision, Pearson had critical injuries. EMS rushed her to East Texas Medical Center via ground ambulance for intensive care. No other injuries were reported.
At this time, authorities say the accident was caused by Pearson's vehicle hydroplaning. No other factors have been reported at this time.
Investigators have not released any additional details concerning the crash.
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