Update: Lubbock Police Identify 19-Year-Old Woman Killed in Deadly Crash
Update: Two people in a white SUV were injured after being struck by a red pickup Sunday night at the intersection of Slide Road and 13th Street.
The passenger, identified as 19-year-old Sarah Dearmond, died Monday morning (Feb. 25th) at a local hospital. The driver is in stable condition.
The driver of the pickup, identified as 20-year-old Anthony Puente (photo below), was arrested at the scene of the crash. Police say he faces charges of intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault.
Original Story: Monday morning, Lubbock police say one person has died from injuries they received in a two-vehicle accident Sunday night.
Just after 9:45 p.m., the Lubbock Police Department sent out an emergency notification via the LBK Alert System that they had closed the entire intersection of Slide Road and 13th Street.
We now know that at least two people were injured, and one of them died Monday morning at a hospital. The other is in stable condition. A third person involved was arrested at the scene of the crash by police.
At this time, it’s unclear exactly how the accident occurred, or what charges could be filed, if any. But photos taken by KAMC News show a white SUV damaged on its left side and a red pickup truck damaged in the front.