Man severly injured in fiery car crash
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — A car catches fire sending one person to the hospital.
Police say, 28-year old Javier Edward Fernandez was driving a 1998 Nissan 200SX in the parking lot of 7110 Gateway East when it struck a cement wall.
The vehicle then caught fire.
Fernandez, suffered severe burns and was transported to Del Sol before being flown to the Lubbock Burn Center.
His passenger, 24-year old Manuel Calderon, was able to escape the vehicle unharmed.
Investigators believe alcohol was a factor in thie collision. Police will continue to investigate.