Texas

Zachary Ornelas Killed in Accident at 98th St and University Ave in Lubbock, TX

Date
December 8, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Zachary Ornelas
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

1914 111th St, Lubbock, TX 79423, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Lubbock Police
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car
Road/Highway
98th St and University Ave
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Vehicle collided with a telephone pole


What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured a person at 98th St and University Ave in Lubbock, TX on December 8th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 1 a.m. According to investigators, a vehicle collided with a telephone pole under unclear circumstances. One person involved identified as 24-year-old Zachary Ornelas, had serious injuries and was hospitalized, reports say. Reports add Ornelas later died from his injuries. Additional information was not available.

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