LUBBOCK, Texas — A 57-year-old woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash early Sunday morning in Central Lubbock, according to a press release from the Lubbock Police Department.
Two others suffered moderate injuries, and a third individual suffered minor injuries.
The crash was reported around 1:16 a.m. in the 2600 block of Avenue Q.
LPD said an SUV was southbound on Avenue Q and preparing to turn left when it collided with another SUV that northbound on Avenue Q.
Elizabeth Prado, 57, was located by officers at the scene with serious injuries. She was transported by ambulance to University Medical Center where she later died.
LPD said Padro and a 12-year-old male were passengers in an southbound SUV that was being driven by Richard Trevino, 61.
Trevino and the 12-year-old male both suffered moderate injuries.
Jeremiah Uriegas, 23, the driver of the northbound SUV, suffered minor injuries.
Below is press release from the Lubbock Police Department.
Major Crash Unit Investigating Sunday Morning Fatal Collision
(LUBBOCK, TX) –The Lubbock Police Department’s Major Crash Unit is investigating a Sunday morning collision in central Lubbock that left a 57-year-old woman dead.
Officers were called to the 2600 block of Avenue Q at 1:16 a.m. on January 1st for reports of a collision with injuries.
Upon arrival, officers located 57-year-old Elizabeth Prado with serious injuries. Prado was transported to University Medical Center via ambulance where she was later pronounced deceased.
Through the initial course of the investigation, it appears Prado was a passenger in an SUV driven by 61-year-old Richard Trevino, along with another passenger, a 12-year-old male. Initial information indicates the SUV was traveling South in the 2600 block of Avenue Q, preparing to turn left, at the same time a second SUV, driven by 23-year-old Jeremiah Uriegas was traveling North, when the two vehicles collided.
Trevino and the 12-year-old male both suffered moderate injuries, while Uriegas suffered minor injuries.
No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.