Police identify passenger who died after car hit dead cow on Highway 84

1 killed, 2 injured in collision on US 84

HOCKLEY COUNTY, TX (KCBD) - The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified 21-year-old Alizah Reyes, as the person who died Friday after the car she was in hit a cow on U.S. Highway 84 about 4.5 miles southeast of Anton.

Texas DPS reported the 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt had three passengers, Reyes being one of them, who were traveling on the highway at around 7 p.m. The driver reported he saw a dead black cow lying on the road that was hit by another vehicle and was not able to react fast enough to avoid hitting the cow again.

After hitting the cow the car rolled into the south ditch of Highway 84. Police report the occupants were not wearing seatbelts. The other two passengers in the car were injured and taken to University Medical Center.

A GoFundMe account has been set up to help the family with funeral expenses, that can viewed here.

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