Texarkana Woman Dies from Injuries Involving Two Vehicle Accident
Texarkana, Texas Police say a local woman died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle accident that occurred earlier this week in the Liberty-Eylau area of town.
Authorities say Christina Petit, 36, of Texarkana, died in a Dallas hospital. Police responded to a motor vehicle crash at 3:50PM on Monday in the 3000 block of Buchanan Road.
According to the report, Pettit was driving a 2010 Toyota Corolla northbound on Buchanan Road when the vehicle rear ended a 1997 BMW Z3. That motorist had stopped in the northbound lane of traffic waiting to make a left turn into a private drive.
Pettit and the driver of the other vehicle were both transported to Christus Saint Michael Hospital by LifeNet ambulance. Pettit was transferred to Parkland Hospital on Tuesday and died there Wednesday night.