Four-Vehicle Crash Kills 2; Man, 20, Arrested

SAN ANGELO (June 9, 2014) Richard Michael Garcia III, 20, was facing charges Monday after a four-vehicle crash near San Angelo that left a man and a woman dead.

Garcia was driving one of the four vehicles.

Stephen Tyler Wadsworth, 21, and Emily McKenna Word, 22, both of San Angelo, died in the crash.

Garcia, who faces a driving under the influence charge among others, was in the Tom Green County Jail Sunday in lieu of $540 bond.

Investigators say Garcia’s vehicle went off the right side of the road and then struck an 18-wheeler when he pulled back onto the highway.

Wadsworth swerved to avoid the crash and his vehicle was hit by an oncoming 18-wheeler.