4 Killed in 2 Vehicle Crash East of Putnam

4 Killed in 2 Vehicle Crash East of Putnam

 

4 Killed in 2 Vehicle Crash

 

Date/Time:  4/9/18 at 8:24 a.m.

 

Location:  IH 20, 2.3 miles East of Putnam in Callahan County

 

Weather/Road Condition:  Fog with wet roadway

 

Vehicle 1:  2002 Chevrolet Pickup

 

Deceased:  Johnathan Patrick Pena, male, 18, of Lubbock

Pronounced dead at the scene

Body taken to Abilene Professional Services

Seatbelt:  Yes 

 

Deceased:  Manuel Martinez, male, 24, of Lubbock

Pronounced dead at the scene

Body taken to Abilene Professional Services

Seatbelt:  Unknown

 

Deceased:  Ruben Licon, male, 17, of Lubbock

Pronounced dead at the scene

Body taken to Abilene Professional Services

Seatbelt:   Unknown

 

Deceased:  Treqweishium Kevondrick Williams, male, 19, of Lubbock

Pronounced dead at the scene

Body taken to Abilene Professional Services

Seatbelt:  Unknown

Synopsis:  Vehicle 1 was traveling West on IH 20 while vehicle 2, a truck tractor/semitrailer, was traveling East.  Vehicle 1 went into and through the center median crashing into vehicle 2.  All occupants of vehicle 1 were ejected.  Driver of vehicle 2 was not injured.  Investigators were unable to determine who was driving the pickup.  Crash is under investigation.

 

Note:  This information is from a preliminary report.  Information may change, be corrected, or added based on the investigators findings.

 

Sergeant Fred B Biddle III

DPS Abilene

 

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