Midland, TX – Gerardo Perez Killed in TX-349 Crash & Two Injured
Midland, TX (October 14, 2019) – A two-vehicle collision on TX-349 left one dead and three injured in Midland County.
At approximately 7:50 a.m. on October 11, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on TX-349.
According to reports, a 2017 Kenworth semi-truck was traveling along State Highway 349 when it collided with a northbound 2015 Ford F-250.
The driver of the Ford, 25-year-old Eric R. Bufkin, as well as 23-year-old Michael A. Hernandez and 21-year-old Jacob A. Busby, were injured in the collision and transported to Midland Memorial Hospital for treatment.
Another victim involved in the collision, 44-year-old Gerardo Perez, sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Gerardo Perez. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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