Two Killed, Many Injured after Truck Crashes into Restaurant

Lubbock, TX (10/31/2020) – Two people were killed and five others were injured after a vehicle crashed into a restaurant in south Lubbock Saturday morning.

The accident happened at 117th and University around 9:16 a.m. A Dodge Ram crashed into Tech Cafe. 

The victims were identified as 68-year-old Danny Watson and 69-year-old Tim Edward Wood. 

Five additional people were injured and taken to the hospital. Some were injured but not taken to the hospital. Some of the injured individuals were identified as 58-year-old Mark Wayne Nazworth of Wolfforth suffered serious injuries, 43-year-old Jeff Goodnight, 53-year-old Lilian Hong Ngo, and a 12-year-old girl. 

The driver of the pickup, a 72-year-old man from Lubbock, was not 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.

Crashing into an establishment and causing personal injury among others can cost thousands in damages. Damages to property, as well as medical expenses, are just a few of the damages that can occur after colliding into a building. Contacting legal assistance during a sensitive time can help you focus on recovery while the attorneys can work to get you the compensation you deserve.

If you were involved in a building collision or any other type of car accident, seek medical attention for your injury as soon as possible. Then, consider working with experienced personal injury lawyers Sutliff and Stout to pursue compensation for your damages. If you would like to discuss your injury and accident case, feel free to give us a call at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your claim.

Source: KCBD

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