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Car crashes into Gladewater car lot


A Gladewater man is facing charges of intoxication, assault and fleeing the scene of an accident after crashing his vehicle into a Gladewater car lot. It happened around 4pm Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Highway 80 and Loop 485 in Gladewater.

Gladewater police say 28 year old Trent Sasser of Gladewater had struck a vehicle earlier and then fled the scene. Sasser lost control of his vehicle, crashing off Loop 485 and into McKaig Auto dealership, damaging 8 vehicles. He and a passenger in his car were hospitalized with injuries. Police say they have evidence of alcohol and drug use in the crash.

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