Collision Kills Driver on Doniphan
POSTED: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 12:41pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 6:06pm
EL PASO — A twenty-one year old male was killed just after 9:30 Wednesday morning after the Focus he was driving collided with a Pathfinder. The accident happened on Doniphan Drive just west of Redd Road after the driver of the Pathfinder drove into oncoming traffic and struck the Focus.
The impact of the crash forced crews to cut the roof of the Focus to retrieve the driver's body.
The driver of the Pathfinder was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
No word yet on what caused the driver to veer into oncoming traffic. At this time speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors for any of the drivers and the case remains under investigation. Tune in to NewsChannel 9 at 5, 6 and 10 for updates.