ETX woman injured in wreck after swerving to miss deer, hits tree
POSTED: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 12:32pm
UPDATED: Friday, November 22, 2013 - 10:44am
Cass County, Texas (KETK) — An East Texas woman was injured after a car accident, Wednesday morning.
Around 10:25 a.m., deputies with the Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to a one-vehicle crash three miles west of Avinger on Highway 155 in Cass County.
Cara Marin Blackburn, 29, of Jefferson, was driving down the highway when she swerved to miss a deer, causing her to run off the road and hit a tree.
Blackburn refused medical attention on scene and was taken by private transportation to a local hospital.
The extent of Blackburn's injuries are unknown at this time, but KETK will update details when they are available.