A fatal accident near the Woodlands, north of Houston, TX left three people dead and one man critically injured. According to news reports, 43-year old Edward Blackwell drove a Chevrolet Impala into oncoming traffic on July 1, 2012 at about 1:30 in the morning, striking another vehicle in a head-on collision. Sources said that Blackwell had turned onto I-45′s access road just north of Woodlands Parkway. The second car’s driver was identified as 25-year old Anis Atkins. the accident happened at about 1:30 a.m. on July 1, 2012.
Scene of the Accident
The head-on collision killed Atkins immediately and critically injured Blackwell. 27-year old Dominique Hobbs was a passenger in Atkins’ vehicle and was also killed in the accident. Blackwell’s passenger, 47-year old Stephen Isbell, was declared dead at the scene as well. Police said that Blackwell was suspected of having “elevated alcohol” in his blood and was subsequently taken to a hospital. Authorities are expected to investigate the matter further.