Maverick County Sheriff's Office(PRESS RELEASE)-December 23, 2014
Sheriff's units responded to a single motor vehicle accident at the intersection of US Highway 57 and Loop 481 Monday afternoon, near the 1:45 PM hour. Deputies arrived to the scene and found a 2009 maroon Chevrolet Equinox off the roadway with damages sustained to the front end. The male driver, a native of Uvalde, Texas, stated he lost control of the vehicle when he came to the intersection and caused him to skid off of the highway, hitting a chain link fence. A female passanger stated that the vehicle had mechanical problems prior to the incedent. Both occupants refused medical attention at the time of the report. The Texas Department of Public Safety arrived at the location and took over the investigation.