POSTED: Wednesday, July 8, 2009 - 6:16am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 2:24pm
There's new information tonight on former Newschannel 9 anchor Felipa Solis. We spoke to Felipa this morning from here hospital room in Grand Junction, Colorado. She was released from the hospital Tuesday night and be back in El Paso Wednesday afternoon. As we told you she was injured in a multi car crash on Sunday morning. She broke her collarbone, a rib and her left elbow.
Her husband, former El Paso county commissioner Mickey Solis, was killed instantly in the crash. Services for Mickey Solis will be held this coming Monday, July 13 at St. Joseph's Church, 3729 Hueco Avenue off Copia Street in central El Paso. Felipa has set up a scholarship in Mickey's memory through the El Paso Community Foundation. To donate you can go to www.epcf.org/donate . You may also mail a donation to the El Paso Community Foundation, P. O. Box 272, El Paso, TX 79943. The check must be made out to the El Paso Community Foundation with "Mickey Solis Scholarship Fund," on the subject line.