Lubbock – Woman Killed on 73rd Street Vehicular Accident
Posted on Monday, August 5th, 2019 at 11:05 am
A fatal car accident on 73rd Street killed one person, Saturday afternoon, according to a local news source.
Based on a preliminary investigation, the incident, which involved two Ford vehicles, happened on 73rd St near Milwaukee Avenue. Police said that a Ford Focus that was traveling along the southbound lane was attempting to make a turn towards a business driver when a northbound Ford Mustang struck it. Details as to why the Mustang hit the Focus remain unknown at this time.
Both drivers of the Mustang and the Focus sustained moderate to serious injuries. One was transported to the nearest hospital with serious injuries while the other was treated at the scene for moderate injuries. A passenger in the focus was pronounced deceased at the scene.
No identification has been released.
Investigators are looking into the case further.
We express our deepest condolences to the family and relatives of the deceased victim. May God grant you the strength you need to get through this difficult moment in your life. We strongly believe that authorities will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
According to statistics, at least one person dies from a car accident every two minutes. Most common causes of Texas car accidents include unsafe lane change, following too closely or tailgating, failing to yield, and speeding. While on the road, it is important to avoid any form of distractions and be completely aware of our surroundings. We have to be reminded of how our choices while behind the wheel can affect other people’s lives.
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