Andrew Gomez Killed in Street Racing Crash on Prue Road near Kyle Seale Parkway in San Antonio
San Antonio, TX. (October 5, 2021)- 22-year-old Andrew Gomez was killed in a two-vehicle crash on September 29, 2021, in San Antonio, Texas. The accident occurred just before 12:00 a.m. in the 800 block of Prue Road near Kyle Seale Parkway. Police reported that an eastbound BMW and Mercedes were racing when the BMW attempted to pass the Mercedes and crossed into the westbound lanes. The BMW then crashed head-on into a westbound Nissan driven by Gomez. The force of the impact caused the Nissan to spin around and land in a ditch. Gomez was transported to University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver of the BMW was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. The BMW driver was under the influence and faces charges of Racing-SBI, Racing-Death, Manslaughter and Intoxication Manslaughter. The driver of the Mercedes was arrested for Racing-SBI, Racing-Death and Manslaughter. No further details have been provided at this time. The crash remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Andrew Gomez. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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