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As expected a good coverage of rain and storms today. Drier mid level air did help to reduce coverage from Saturday. Some 2-4 inch rains again today. Rains will end tonight with loss of heating. Moisture levels remain high enough the next few days for more scattered storms. SE Texas lies in a weakness as well between two High's one to the ...
80-year-old Beaumont man dies of injuries one day after driver crashes into him
BEAUMONT - Beaumont Police tell KFDM News an 80-year-old man died early Wednesday after a driver crashed into his car Tuesday afternoon at a west Beaumont intersection.
Sgt. Rob Flores says Anthony Cicero, 80, died of his injuries at 1:40 a.m. Wednesday at Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth.
Investigators say Cicero was driving his Buick north on Arlington Drive, off Phelan, when a 55-year-old man driving a Ford pickup west on Phelan crashed into him.
The impact of the accident forced both vehicles into the driveway of a home.
Police say the driver of the pickup truck wasn't hurt.
Police believe the pickup truck driver was traveling at a high rate of speed. Police say according to witnesses, Cicero had a green light and the pickup truck driver had a red light at the time of the accident.
The accident is still under investigaton.