DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS-NEWS BRIEF(100117)-HIGHWAY 385 SOUTH FATAL-UPDATE

ODESSA, TEXAS/OCTOBER 1, 2017 – ON OCTOBER 1, 2017, AT APPROXIMATELY 1:56AM, ODESSA POLICE AND ODESSA FIRE RESCUE RESPONDED TO A MAJOR CRASH AT THE 3500 BLOCK OF SOUTH HIGHWAY 385.

THE INVESTIGTION REVEALED THAT A BLACK 2008 FORD F-250, OPERATED BY NATHANIEL SILVAS, 16 YEARS OF AGE, WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND IN THE 3500 BLOCK OF SOUTH HIGHWAY 385. THE PASSENGER OF THE F-250 WAS IDENTIFIED AS BRIANNA GARCIA, 17 YEARS OF AGE.

A BLACK 2000 CHEVROLET SILVERADO, OPERATED BY ALBERTO GALINDO, 35 YEARS OF AGE WAS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND IN THE 3500 BLOCK OF SOUTH HIGHWAY 385. TWO PASSENGERS OF THE SILVERADO WERE IDENTIFIED AS TERRANCE WILLIAM, 34 YEARS OF AGE AND JORGE ZUBIATE, 39 YEARS OF AGE.

THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT THE CHEVROLET SILVERADO CROSSED OVER THE MEDIAN AND STRUCK THE FORD F-250 HEAD-ON. NATHANIEL SILVA, 16 YEARS OF AGE, SUCCUMED TO HIS INJURIES TODAY AT MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL, AND BRIANNA GARCIA, 17 YEARS OF AGE IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION. ALBERTO GALINDO WAS PRONOUNCED DECEASED ON THE SCENE AND NEXT OF KIN HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED.

(EFRIN BAEZA, FRIEND OF DECEASED-ALBERTO GALINDO)

“YES. VERY, VERY CLOSE FRIENDS. MY SON, HE’S IN THE ARMY. HIS NAME IS ERIN BAEZA; THEY WERE LIKE BROTHERS. THEY WENT TO THE SAME SCHOOL. HE EVEN SLEPT AT OUR HOUSE AND ALL THAT, FOR A LONG, LONG TIME. HE WAS A VERY, VERY, VERY DEAR FRIEND OF OURS. WE LOVE HIM DEARLY. HE WAS A GOOD BOY. HE WAS A GOOD GUY. HE WAS LIKE A SON TO ME AND MY WIFE. HE WAS ALWAYS POLITE, KIND, GENEROUS.”

THE TWO PASSENGERS OF THE CHEVROLET SILVERADO WERE TRANSPORTED TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL WITH NON-LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES THE INVESTIGATION COUNTINUES.

FOR DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS, DANNY BARRERA.

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Author: Danny Barrera