LPD identifies victim in deadly morning crash, 2 others injured

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LUBBOCK, Texas– On Monday, the Lubbock Police Department identified the victim in a deadly two-vehicle crash that occurred at the intersection of the Marsha Sharp Freeway and Interstate 27 access roads.

According to police, a Ford Fusion, driven by Destiny Okoronkwo, 19, was driving westbound on the freeway access road. Then, a Chrysler 200, driven by Karlonte Jackson, 27, was driving northbound on the I-27 access road. Police said both vehicle collided at the intersection

Okoronkwo was pronounced dead on the scene. Jackson and a passenger in the Chrysler suffered minor injuries, according to police.

The crash remained under investigation Monday.

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