Three-vehicle crash in Victoria

The wreck occurred on the intersection of John Stockbauer and Ben Jordan

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria Police department responded to a call around 11:30 a.m. regarding a three-vehicle crash that occurred at the intersection of John Stockbauer and Ben Jordan in Victoria.

Officer Bryan Knief said that the blue car was waiting on traffic while attempting to make a left turn into the Cal-Com bank parking lot. The black Lexus was behind the blue car waiting for the vehicle to make the left turn. The driver of the black Tahoe was following behind and claims they were distracted by their child in the backseat and crashed into the black Lexus not realizing that the vehicles in front were slowing down to make the left turn. After crashing into the black Lexus causing it to spin out of the road onto the nearby field, the black Tahoe crashed into the blue vehicle.

Two people were sent to a local hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the black Tahoe was ticketed for failure to control speed.