Two Life-Flighted After Head-On Collision Just Outside La Grange

A Weimar man suffered critical injuries in a head-on collision on FM 155 Thursday, March 8. The accident happened around noon in front of Post Oak Inn, located about 200 yards west of Ronnie Road.

Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Greg Trojacek investigated the accident. Trojacek said 80-year-old Leroy Phelps of Weimar was heading west on FM 155 in a black 2008 Chevy Cobalt when a pickup heading the other direction tried passing a line of vehicles. The pickup was a blue 1994 Chevy Silverado driven by 20-year-old Kaleel Benford of Cozy Corner.


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