WATCH: Mustang Accelerator Malfunction Causes Crash at Dangerous Intersection


SAN ANGELO, TX – The driver of a convertible Ford Mustang was injured in a crash Friday afternoon after his accelerator stuck at the intersection of Southland and Sherwood Way.  

According to San Angelo Police Department Traffic Division investigating officer Welch, the gray Mustang was northbound on Southland and ran the red light crashing into a dark GMC Yukon. 

Watch video from the crash scene: 

The Yukon was westbound on Sherwood Way.  The driver of the Mustang told officer Welch that his accelerator stuck but there is no way to prove that.  

Officer Welch said the Mustang driver went by private vehicle to the hospital.  No citations were issued. 

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I call BS but I suppose it is possible that when someone is distracted playing with a phone or speeding trying to beat the light those accelerators get stuck. Reminds of the time I got stopped for speeding, I told the cop I need to use the restroom really bad, he said yeah I do to so I will write this ticket as fast as I can. I should have went for the stuck gas pedal it appears.

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