FM 1417 Crash Under Investigation

6-25-05 - Sherman police are investigating an accident on FM 1417 and Washington Saturday afternoon. Police say an Acura passenger car was hit by a Suburban as the driver tried to turn. One person was careflighted to a Dallas hospital.

Police are trying to determine which driver was at fault since both had green lights. There were six people in the suburban including several small children. All of the people in the suburban are from Gainesville, Texas.

Two people in the Acura were taken to the hospital. The 21-year-old passenger was flown to a Dallas hospital with critical injuries. The driver was taken by ambulance to Wilson N. Jones Medical Center. Both victims are from Sherman.

The Sherman Police Department Critical Accident Investigation Team is investigating.