Abilene, TX – Victim of Oldham Ln Crash ID’d as Francisco Pena
Abilene, TX (October 9, 2019) – Around 11:45 a.m. on October 8, emergency crews reported to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident along Oldham Lane.
According to reports from police, a Toyota Tundra was traveling east along Industrial Blvd when collided with a Dodge Ram pickup truck at the intersection of Oldham Ln.
The Dodge continued through the intersection and struck a utility pole before splitting into two.
The passenger inside the Dodge, who was later identified as 31-year-old Francisco Pena, was trapped inside the vehicle. Emergency crews worked the scene for over two hours to extricate Pena from the vehicle.
Pena was then rushed to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Several other victims were transported to area hospitals for medical treatment.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Francisco Pena. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
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