Sherman County, TX (12/17/2019) – Three people were killed and one left injured after a wreck in Sherman County early Monday morning.
The accident happened just after 5 a.m. Daniel Rodriguez, 19, attempted to pass another vehicle and then hit an oncoming car head-on. The collision resulted in both cars erupting in flames.
Rodriguez was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two people in the other car were also killed. They were identified as 31-year-old Shishay Gebre and a 13-year-old boy.
Passenger Tsegahai Sbhatu, 37, also in the other car fled the burning car and was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of life-threatening 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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Source: My High Plains
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