News

One Dead, 4 Injured in One Vehicle Wreck in Potter County

DPS responded to a fatal one-vehicle crash on Brick Plant road in Potter County.
 
At 9:50 p.m., 18-year-old Anthony Estrada, was driving a 2002 Honda passenger car southeast on Brick Plant road approximately 7 miles northwest of Amarillo. Estrada failed to negotiate a curve in the road and lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle rolled over multiple times coming to a rest upside down in a deep ditch.
 
Estrada was pronounced dead on scene by Potter County Justice of the Peace, Herman.
 
There were also four passengers in the vehicle that were ejected.
 
An 18-year-old was air lifted to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
 
The other three passengers were all transported to the hospital by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries.
 
No one was wearing a seat belt.
 
Speed is a suspected contributing factor.
 
The road conditions were dry and there were no other vehicles involved.
 
The crash is still under investigation.


More Stories

Trending Stories

Latest News