FOX 34 Weather Authority: Flash Flood Watch expires at 7:00 AM on 7/29, issued at 12:51 AM Causey, NM | Dora, NM | Elida, NM | Floyd, NM

Two killed, two injured in one vehicle wreck in Nolan County

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 4/08/2013 7:18 pm

A wreck in Nolan County killed two people and injured two others when the vehicle they were in suffered a blowout. The crash happened on FM 608 near Sweetwater. According to the DPS, the right rear tire blew out and the driver lost control.

Also according to DPS:

  • The driver, Jose Carmelio-Martinez, from Roscoe, had no injuries.

  • Passenger Jose Herrera, 21, was pronounced dead.

  • Another passenger, Fidel Hernandez Acosta, 39, also of Roscoe, also died in the wreck.

  • A third passenger, Victor Manuel Lopez, 29, was taken to the Shannon Medical Center in San Angelo. He sustained internal injuries

  • A fourth passenger, 51 year-old Ismael Perez was not injured.

DPS reports that Herrera and Acosta were not wearing seat belts.


Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Lubbock Weather
67°
Cloudy

Wind: ESE 9 mph
Feels Like: 67°
High: 85°
Low: 65°

Local News Video
Local News
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.