orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

August 27, 2013

Orange Police investigating fatality related to car crash

Special to The Leader
The Orange Leader

ORANGE — On 08-26-2013 at 11:52 pm, Officers of the Orange Police Department were dispatched to the 700 block of Adams Street in reference to a suspicious vehicle or a possible traffic accident.   Upon arrival in the area, Officers observed a vehicle partially off of the roadway with the interior filled with smoke.  A male was pulled from the vehicle by the Officers just as it became fully engulfed with flames.  The male was later pronounced dead at Memorial Hermann Baptist Hospital Orange.  The investigation is ongoing by the Detective Division of the Orange Police Department.