Deadly accident at Highway 75/82 intersection

By: Mystic Matthews Email
By: Mystic Matthews Email

SHERMAN, Tex. - A Denison couple is dead following a bizarre traffic accident that shut down parts of two major highways.

The one-car crash happened after 6:30 at the Highway 75-82 intersection in Sherman.

Authorities say a van was northbound on the Highway 75 feeder road when it hit at least 2 different curbs and rolled over the bridge’s guard rail.

The van ended up on the embankment below, next to Highway 82.

One woman saw the accident and explains what happened. "He jumped the curb here... ended up here... then hit the guardrail... and went over."

The driver, Rajnikant Rami, 71, of Denison, died shortly after at Wilson N. Jones Hospital. His wife, Tarulata Rami, 67, was flown to Parkland Hospital in Dallas where she later died.


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  • by Kal Rami Location: Dallas, Texas on May 18, 2008 at 08:11 AM
    My name is Kal Rami and I'm son of Mr and Mrs Rajnikant Rami. My parents died in an unexpected car accident at Hwy 75 & 82. I would like to talk to any witness who saw the accident. I want to understand what really took place. Please email me. I would like to talk with you and to understand what happened to my parents. Sincerely, Kal Rami
  • by anonymous Location: anonymous on May 2, 2008 at 11:21 PM
    We will miss you both very much. God Bless both of you.
  • by anonymous Location: anonymous on May 2, 2008 at 12:15 PM
    These two were truly great people and will be greatly missed. They are both in a better place now.
  • by JANAK RAMI Location: CHICAGO on Apr 30, 2008 at 07:48 AM
    This is God wills our mama and mami were very much together all the time for everythings they did.Included the last religious gethering to ther home on saterday! We missed mama and mami verymuch and we will rember both of them as long as we live for ever in our heart.We have chane to drive on that location RT 75 and RT 82 On sunday afternoon passing thrug that RT Intersection was a moment that we will never forget.one of the worst accident We have ever exprience in our life time that will rember for ever. Mama and mami both of you in our heart and mimd we all missed you very deeply .Mama and Mami we love you very very much.karan,Kalpesh and Rajeshree we love you so very much may god make us all strong in this very difficult time in our life.We pray god each moment and God bless Mama and Mami and all the family mambers.Every moment praise God ,Difficult Moment seek God Quit moment worship God Painful moment trut God,Every moment think God. Please Pray God bless all and keep God in heart.
  • by kathy Location: local on Apr 29, 2008 at 02:34 PM
    get over the witness.... someones family is gone. that is all that matters. may GOD be with all of you judges of others.
  • by Redneck Woman Location: Sherman on Apr 29, 2008 at 07:09 AM
    Shame on you guys! That witness was not a crack head... She was obviously a meth head! There's a difference people. Get it right.
  • by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2008 at 07:23 PM
    caring mom,you sound like a nut case to me .bet you are mean to your parents .and who gives a dam about the girl being what ever,two people died you idiots.
  • by JIM jome Location: b-town on Apr 26, 2008 at 12:09 AM
    She was a crackhead.. I watched the camera man film her. SHe had 2 kids sitting on the curb while she told her story.IF the camera man went just a hair more to the left. I was sitting at the light in the right lane in a yellow dodge Truck.
  • by Pavan Location: Los Angeles on Apr 25, 2008 at 11:51 PM
    crappp. im really gonna miss mama and mami :( i wish i could go to the funeral in dallas...stupid school AH!
  • by unknown on Apr 25, 2008 at 07:54 PM
    I know these two. My relatives. They both were great individuals. Fully capable, very religious and caring. God rest their souls. Please pray. God bless.
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