Taylor County, TX (4/14/2020) – A man is dead and three others are injured after a single-vehicle wreck in Taylor County early Saturday morning.
The accident happened at BI-20 when a vehicle driven by 30-year-old Mitchell Wayne Stewart went off the road, struck a bridge, and landed on a concrete barrier below the bridge.
Raymond Santos Baladez, 30, was not wearing a seatbelt. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Three passengers that were inside the vehicle were all taken to Hendrick Medical Center. One sustained serious injuries. A minor in the vehicles sustained stable injuries.
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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