LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department identified the man killed in a crash early Thursday morning at 19th Street and Milwaukee Avenue.
The crash happened around 3:37 a.m. between an SUV and a pickup truck, LPD said.
According to LPD, the SUV, driven by 18-year-old Ebony Constancio, was going south on Milwaukee while the pickup truck, driven by 39-year-old Russell Floyd, was going east on 19th Street. The two vehicles collided in the intersection.
Floyd was pronounced dead on the scene. Constancio and a 16-year-old passenger were taken to University Medical Center with serious injuries, according to LPD.
Passenger Adrian Reyes, 23, was taken to UMC with moderate injuries.
LPD said the investigation was still ongoing.
CORRECTION: An earlier version of the story incorrectly identified the driver of the SUV. The error has been fixed.
Read the full release by LPD below:
The Lubbock Police Department’s Major Crash Unit is investigating a Thursday morning collision in west Lubbock that left one man dead and sent three others to the hospital.
Officers were called to the intersection 19th Street and Milwaukee Avenue at 3:37 a.m. on Thursday, April 14, for reports of a collision with injuries between an SUV and a pick-up truck.
Upon arrival, officers located the driver of the truck, 39 year-old Russell Floyd, who was pronounced deceased at the scene. They also located 18 year-old Ebony Constancio, the driver of the SUV, 23 year-old Adrian Reyes, and a 16 year-old who were both passengers in the SUV. Constancio and the 16 year-old were transported to University Medical Center via ambulance with serious injuries, while Reyes was transported to UMC via ambulance with moderate injuries.
Through the initial course of the investigation, it appears the SUV was traveling south in the 1800 block of Milwaukee, while the pick-up truck was traveling east in the 6500 block of 19th Street, at which point the two vehicles collided in the intersection, traveling a short distance before coming to a rest at the southeast portion of the intersection.
The investigation is ongoing.