Couple seriously injured in mid-week wreck

Bowie ambulance personnel removed two people from their vehicle after it was involved in a two-vehicle wreck on Wednesday evening. Police Officer Josh Wolfe said the wreck occurred at 4:35 p.m. at the intersection of Houston Street and State Highway 59. Marvin Thomas was driving a passenger vehicle north on Hwy. 59 when he collided with a Dodge Ram driven by David DeArman, Bowie. Wolfe said the truck was on Houston preparing to turn onto the highway, while a white SUV was preparing to turn east at Houston. Dearman said he did not see Thomas who was on the other side of the SUV and they collided. Thomas and his passenger, Beulah Faye Leis, were transported to a Wichita Falls hospital where they were being treated for serious injuries. (Photo by Barbara Green)