On Sunday, November 19, 2023, at approximately 1:50 pm, the North Richland Hills Police and Watauga Police responded to a significant collision on southbound Rufe Snow near Iron Horse and Trinidad. The incident involved a car and an SUV, resulting in the car colliding with an electricity pole.
The impact of the crash affected the power supply in the immediate area, as the struck electricity pole disrupted the electrical infrastructure. Emergency services arrived at the scene to assess the situation and manage the aftermath.
One person involved in the collision has been transported to the hospital and is reported to be in fair condition. The investigation into the cause of the crash is currently underway.
Residents and commuters are reminded that Trinidad, intersecting with Rufe Snow, has a stop sign. Negotiating a left turn onto Rufe Snow from Trinidad can be challenging due to the lack of a traffic light at that particular intersection.
For safer maneuvering onto Rufe Snow from Trinidad, it is recommended to use the traffic light located just one short block north of Trinidad. This intersection provides a controlled environment for turning left onto Rufe Snow, enhancing overall road safety in the area.