Maverick County Sheriff's Office(PRESS RELEASE)-December 2, 2014
Deputies responded to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Wagon Wheel and Ghost Rider Road Saturday evening. Deputies arrived at the locale at approximately 11:12 PM to find a 2001 maroon GMC Yukon and 2013 black Dodge Ram pick up truck with sustained damages. Witnesses at the scene stated that the driver of the Dodge, later identified as Luis Antonio Tovar, was traveling east on Ghost Rider Road when he failed to make a complete stop at the intersection, causing him to collide with the Yukon traveling southbound on Wagon Wheel Road. The occupants of both vehicles refused medical attention on scene. Further investigations revealed that Tovar was intoxicated and refused to take a series of standardized field sobriety exams. Mr. Tovar was placed under arrest and was transported to the Tom Bowles Detention Center for processing.