LUBBOCK, TX (06/11/2016) — Guillermo Valdez died, and Adela Ramos was injured, after a wrong way driver struck their vehicle on Saturday morning.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), 55-year-old Guillermo Valdez was killed following a fatal collision along Highway 214 (TX-214) in Lubbock, Texas.
DPS reports that 34-year-old Christopher Parker was traveling northbound in a 1999 Chevrolet pickup truck when he crossed the center line and struck a southbound vehicle, driven by Valdez.
“A 2004 Buick passenger car was southbound on State Highway 214. The Chevy pickup collided into the Buick,” a DPS statement read.
Valdez lost his life in the wreckage. His passenger, 54-year-old Adela Ramos was flown to University Medical Center with unknown injuries.
Parker was taken to Covenant Medical Center. His current condition is unknown.
This wreck remains under investigation.
The DPS has not yet filed any charges against this driver, however, the official investigation has yet to be completed. We will provide more information as it becomes available.