Texas Truck Driver Dies Of Burns From Deadly Crash

AMARILLO (May 10, 2013)--Amarillo truck driver Ezequiel Garcia, who suffered severe burns in a fiery crash in March that killed five teenagers, has died.

Garcia died Thursday morning at University Medical Center in Lubbock.

Garcia was driving a tanker truck loaded with fuel on March 10 when a Chevrolet Cruze driven by Jacob Paul Stipe, 16, ran a stop sign just northeast of Dumas.

The tanker struck the car, killing Stipe and his passengers Derrek Lee Hager, 17; Christopher Lee Moore, 17; October Dawn Roys, 17; and her sister Elizabeth Kay Roys, 15.


KWTX-TV News 10 6700 American Plaza Waco, Texas 76712 (254) 776-1330 Fax (254) 751-1088
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 206921311 - kwtx.com/a?a=206921311
Gray Television, Inc.