Officers with the Texas Department of Public Safety are investigating a pair of weekend accidents in Montague County reported Sgt. Dan Buesing, public information officers for the DPS Wichita Falls office.
On July 2, mid-afternoon on U.S. 82 near Three Bars Ranch west of Nocona a motorcycle driven by Anthony Dyers, 33, Nocona, crashed. Buesing said a specific time was not available. Dyer was air lifted to a Fort Worth hospital with serious injuries. A 2000 Ford Ranger pickup driven by Jeff McKay, Gainesville, was involved, but McKay was not injured. Buesing said he has no further updates on the incident or Dyer’s condition. Traffic was stopped along the highway during the accident scene investigation at 3:45 p.m..
On July 4, about 10:20 a.m. on U.S. Highway 82 and Farm-to-Market 1816 there was a single vehicle crash with no injuries, but some property damage. Buesing said Abraham Enns, 48, Paris, TX was westbound on Hwy. 82 when the accident occurred. Enns was towing a trailer when he failed to drive in single lane entered the right barrow ditch which caused the units to roll over damaging a fence. There were no injuries.