FLASH STAFF REPORT
ERATH COUNTY (August 13, 2017) – Two people are dead following an accident on US 67, north of Stephenville, at the county line Sunday afternoon.
According to Texas DPS PIO Sr. Trooper Dub Gillum, at approximately 1:15 p.m., a 2006 Pontiac G-6 was driven eastbound by Brandon David Seitz, 21, a college student from Glen Rose, when it began to rain. The report indicated Seitz lost control of the Pontiac after going through a curve on US 67, near the Erath/Somervell County line. The Pontiac traveled across the center stripe and struck a 2013 Nissan Altima driven westbound by Sharron Marshall Winn, 73 of Boerne.
Frist responders from the Erath County Volunteer Fire Rescue, Cross Timbers First Responders, Erath County EMS and Erath County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the scene along with DPS troopers. Upon arrival, first responders found Winn, her daughter Kelley Winn Elliot, 40, also of Boerne and a black K-9 all dead inside the vehicle. Erath County JP Shawnee Bass was called to the scene and the women’s family was notified.
Seitz was taken by personal vehicle to Glen Rose Medical Center with non-incapacitating injuries.
No further information was available at this time as the crash is still being investigated by the Texas Highway Patrol, Stephenville and Glen Rose Offices.