Two-Vehicle Crash Delays Traffic on Hurst, Roughrider in Center

August 10, 2017 - Traffic on Hurst Street and Roughrider Drive was brought to a halt Tuesday, August 8, 2017 following a collision.

Center PD officers and ACE EMS were dispatched to the scene at 5:20pm.

According to Center Police Officer Andrew Williams, a red Kia Optima driven by Candice Carrington, 25, of Center was northbound on Hurst Street when she attempted to make a left turn onto Roughrider Drive. As Carrington turned, she failed to yield right of way to a green Honda Accord LX driven by Jessica Miller, 27, of Hemphill. The Kia struck the Honda, causing damage to both vehicles.

Miller, Carrington and her 7-year-old male passenger were all transported to Nacogdoches Medical Center - Center Emergency Department for treatment of minor injuries.

CPD officers directed traffic at the scene until the vehicles could be removed by wrecker services.

Officer Williams was assisted at the scene by Officer Maegan Wright.