November 8, 2018 - Loop 500 and State Highway 7 (SH 7) East was the scene of a two-vehicle crash Thursday, November 8, 2018.
Emergency personnel with several agencies responded immediately to the scene. Units with the Center Police Department and Center Fire Department directed traffic at all ends of the highway intersection.
According to Center Police Officer Robert Lee, at 12:29pm Daniel Perry McLean, 75, was driving a silver Chevrolet HR on Loop 500 from the direction of State Highway 87.
As McLean entered SH 7 a Nissan Pathfinder driven by Diane Ross Walker, 72, was eastbound on SH 7 and was unable to avoid colliding with the Chevrolet. Both vehicle received major front end damage as a result of the collision
Both vehicles came to rest in the middle of the highway.
McLean and Walker were both transported by ambulance to Nacogdoches Medical Center - Shelby Emergency Department for treatment of possible injuries.