Fatal accident shuts down westbound traffic on Interstate 10 in Vidor
Texas DPS says a 37-year-old Nederland man was killed in an early morning accident in Vidor. DPS later identified the man as Jeremy Michael Martinez.
Reports say he drove into a guardrail, and the car went airborne.
A passenger, 42-year-old Carla Culver, from Beaumont, was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
The outside lane of I-10 heading west toward Beaumont remains closed, but traffic is moving slowly through the inside lane.
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There is a fatal accident on I-10 near Main Street in Vidor. This crash has shut down westbound traffic on Interstate 10.
Expect delays. We have a crew headed to the scene.