Around the area: Tot dies of injuries from Sunday wreck
A 2-year-old Baytown boy has died after he was injured in a traffic
crash Sunday that also killed his mother, both bystanders in a domestic
dispute, officials said.
Tania M. Vercher died in the crash in the 4700 block of FM 1942 near
Garth Road. Alejandro "A.J." Vercher was taken to a hospital, where he
Vercher was driving a Nissan Sentra when a pickup driven by Emil
McMahon crossed into oncoming traffic and struck her car, officials
According to deputies, McMahon and his wife were eastbound in
separate cars about 11 a.m. when he apparently tried to run her off the
road. His truck burst into flames after hitting the Sentra.
Investigators are waiting for toxicology tests on his blood before
any charges may be filed against McMahon. No information on his injuries