COLLEGE STATION POLICE DEPARTMENT
02/21/14 - News: Major Accident Case #14-002153
On 02/21/14 at 2012 hours, the College Station Police Department responded to Harvey Mitchell Parkway and Holleman Dr W for a report of a major accident. Upon arrival, officers found that the following occurred:
A blue 2007 BMW 525i was traveling south on Harvey Mitchell Parkway in the outside lane. The BMW had just finished traveling through the intersection at Holleman Dr W when a gold colored 2003 Chevy Avalanche turned in front of the BMW. The Chevy truck had been northbound on Harvey Mitchell Parkway when the driver decided to make a U-turn. As the Chevy Avalanche was executing it’s U-turn, the BMW struck the right passenger side of the Chevy with the front of the vehicle. Both vehicles spun and came to a rest blocking southbound Harvey Mitchell Parkway.
The BMW 525i was occupied by the following people:
Driver: Zain Maredia, 21 years of age, College Station resident
Front Passenger: Asif Ali, 19 years of age, Bedias resident
Back Passenger: Fatima Sachwani, 21 years of age, College Station resident
The Chevy Avalanche was operated by:
Brandon Scot Johnson, 21 years of age, College Station resident
Sachwani was transported to the College Station Med with incapacitating injuries. Maredia refused treatment for his injuries. No one else claimed any injuries at this time. Johnson has been cited for Unsafe Turn – (U-Turn).
The road way was temporarily shut down but was reopened at about 2125 hours.
The safety of our community does not have borders. It is the goal of every law enforcement agency to protect the citizens that we serve. Be the eyes and ears of your police department. When you see suspicious activity contact the College Station Police Department at 979-764-3600 or the Texas A&M University Police Department at 979-845-2345; contact the Bryan Police Department or the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office at 979-361-3888. Together we can make a difference in our community.
Questions regarding this news release may be directed to:
Lt. Chuck Fleeger, Public Information Officer
College Station Police Department
2611 Texas Avenue
College Station, Texas 77840
Office Phone: (979) 764-3613
Cell Phone (979) 987-1096
Department Phone: (979) 764-3600