Officers say an accident Saturday afternoon in Nacogdoches County was mere inches away from being deadly.
DPS Troopers say 52-year-old David Fountain and his wife were headed towards Nacogdoches on highway seven when they started to turn into the Scenic Overlook. Troopers say Fountain turned in front of a vehicle occupied by 27-year-old Melissa Smith and her 5-year-old son.
The impact tore the back of Fountain's car wide open. No major injuries were reported.