Liberal, KS

Now: 76 °F

Currently: T-Storm / Windy

Hi: 76 °F | Lo: 62 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 87 °F 

Lo: 61 °F

Thursday

Hi: 86 °F 

Lo: 61 °F

Friday

Hi: 95 °F 

Lo: 61 °F

Saturday

Hi: 90 °F 

Lo: 63 °F

Sunday

Hi: 91 °F 

Lo: 66 °F

Four Dead in Texas Panhandle Wreck

KSCB News - July 23, 2014 5:55 am

PERRYTON, Texas (AP) – Police say three adults and one toddler have died in a Texas Panhandle car wreck..

The Texas Department of Public Safety says two vehicles crashed on a highway about 25 miles south of the Oklahoma border Tuesday evening.

Police say the vehicles hit head-on and both caught fire after they landed in the ditch.

Thirty-two year old Manuel Jimenez of Canyon and two passengers — his 2-year-old daughter Yaretzi Jimeniz and 24-year-old wife Eunice Jiminez — died.

Rodrigo Cabrera, 19, of Perryton, a passenger in the other car, was also killed in the wreck, authorities said.

Police say the other driver Moises Ceniceros-Fraire, 34, of Booker was able to escape the vehicle before it caught fire. He was taken to the Ochiltree General Hospital in Perryton.

 

Latest Stories

Two Vehicle Crash Claims the Life of a Satanta Teen

A two vehicle fatality accident occurred Tuesday afternoon at approximately 3:01 pm on K25 highway at...

Gov. Colyer Denies Pardons, Including Stevens County Woman

Wichita– Governor Jeff Colyer announced at the Sedgwick County Courthouse the denial of 21 pardon applications...

KDOT Engineer Celebrates 30 Year’s of Service

Mike Pittman, District Construction and Materials Engineer, will celebrate 30 years with the Kansas Department of...