Motorcyclist Killed in Monday Wreck, 17-year-old Charged With Intoxication Manslaughter
A wreck Monday evening left one motorcyclist dead, three other drivers injured, and landed one person behind bars.
The wreck occurred at 19th Street and Quaker Avenue just before 8 p.m. Monday.
Lubbock police say they believe 17-year-old Jessica Leigh Traylor was driving drunk, and ran through a red light at the intersection.
The man on the motorcycle, 47-year-old Liandro Garcia was pronounced dead at the scene. At least four other vehicles were involved in the wreck.
One motorist suffered serious injuries and two others suffered moderate injuries.
Traylor has been charged with intoxicated manslaughter and intoxicated assault, and is being held in the Lubbock County Jail.
The intersection reopened to traffic around 3 a.m.