Paris Teenager Killed in Freak Accident

9-22-06 - A young man from Paris, Texas was killed in a freak accident in Lamar County. It happened just after 7 p.m. Thursday night on a county road north of Paris.

Troopers are investigating, but Paris police tell First News that Chad Rose was killed after the car he was riding in crashed into a fence, and a piece of the fence came through the window, killing him.

Chad was a 2006 graduate of North Lamar High School. Police say the driver of that car was trying to avoid a dog in the road.

No one else in the car was hurt.