SHERMAN--Traffic was diverted on the south side after a fatal accident in Sherman Friday night. It happened just before 10 near the intersection of FM1417 and Highway 11.
One vehicle was involve, it somehow left the road flipped over and came to rest in a wooded area just off the road. A woman inside the vehicle was pronounced dead.
"We ask the public as they approach an accident scene like this that they'd be cautious for emergency personnel. We want to make sure everybody's safe,” said Jeff Jones, Sherman fire chief.
Jones said they are still investigating the cause of the accident.
The identity of the woman is still unknown.
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