Anson woman dies in 1-car accident after tread on tire separates


ANSON, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – A woman has died after a one-vehicle accident late Tuesday afternoon.

According to a preliminary crash report, 57-year-old Judy Elizabeth Wright, of Anson, was traveling north on US 83 just two miles south of Anson around 5:30 p.m. when the tread on the left-rear tire separated, causing her to lose control of the 2000 Ford Ranger.

The vehicle then veered right and rolled over, according to the report.

Wright, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.

DPS says the crash is still under investigation.

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