Car, Bike Show for Girl, Grandmother Killed in Anton Crash

Published 07/22 2014 05:55PM

Updated 07/22 2014 06:06PM

LUBBOCK, TX -- A car and bike show will benefit the family of a girl and her grandmother who were killed in a crash near Anton July 14.   

The Texas DPS said Ava Lucia McWhirter, 8, and Patricia Mendez, 62, of Anton lost their lives when Jeffrey Howard, 51, of Wolfforth was driving on the wrong side of the road and hit their car head-on. 

The car and bike show is Saturday, August 2, in downtown Anton.  Spectators can attend for free.  The entry fee is $20 for those wishing to enter a car or bike, and trophies will be given for 1st and 2nd place.  Setup starts at 11:00 am and the show begins at noon.  The event includes live music, food and drinks.  For information call T.J. at 806-474-2433. 

Click on THIS LINK to see the event poster. 

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