“My dad is in jail and my son’s passed away. What else is there to say?” Tiffany Dickerson summed up her nightmare. Her father, 52-year-old Tony Dickerson, is charged with intoxicated manslaughter, after a crash that killed her son.
Several families sat stunned and in tears in a Tarrant County juvenile courtroom on Tuesday. Emotions were high after a judge sentenced teenager Ethan Couch to 10 years probation for a drunk driving crash that killed four people back in June.
The Texas Skyway is one of only a handful of rides that are permanent fixtures on the fairgrounds at the State Fair of Texas. Seventy others are brought in on trailers and they’ve already started arriving for Friday’s opening.