College Station, TX (12/18/2020) – A man was killed in a four-vehicle wreck on Friday.
The accident happened on Highway 30 around 11:41 a.m. when a Chevy truck stalled on the side of the highway was hit by a Mack truck.
The two men who were standing outside the Chevy at the time of the wreck were hit.
Two additional vehicles were also involved in the wreck – a Jeep SUV and a Western truck.
Jose Luis Cardoza, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 19-year-old victim was taken to the hospital where he remains in stable condition.
The driver of the Jeep, a 75-year-old woman, was taken to Baylor Scott and White in College Station with serious injuries.
The driver of the Mack truck wasn’t injured.
The driver of the Western truck also wasn’t injured.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
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