GRAHAM, TX (06/14/2016) — Lonnie Lovern suffered serious injuries after a driver who ran a stop sign crashed into his vehicle on Tuesday.
According to Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper Dan Buesing, 73-year-old Lonnie Lovern was seriously injured following a head-on collision along Highway 16 (TX-16) and Canyon Road in Graham, Texas.
The DPS reported that at around 5:30 p.m., 19-year-old Alexander Roman failed to stop at a stop sign and his pickup truck struck Lovern’s vehicle head-on.
Both were airlifted to John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas for treatment.
DPS officials are currently investigating this accident.
Although details are limited at this time, liability in this accident seems fairly clear (given the DPS statement is factually correct). No charges have been filed, but this is usually dependent upon the results of the investigation.