MADD Benefit Concert Saturday - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/8/04

MADD Benefit Concert Saturday

Mothers Against Drunk Driving, or MADD, is holding a benefit concert for a local victim of an alcohol-related accident.

The accident occured March 13th on West Loop 289 near 4th St. 15 year-old Lara Pederson was one of four girls injured when their vehicle was hit head-on by a vehicle that had crossed the median.

19 year-old Rebecca Blair was killed in the accident. The driver of the second car, 22 year-old Bernabe Mendoza, was charged with intoxication assault.

The concert features music from "Shepard Blind." It begins Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. in the Hutchinson Junior High auditorium located at 3201 Canton. The admission fee is $5. Proceeds will benefit Lara's medical fund.

In addition, donations are being accepted at any Bank of America location.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Suspect due in court Monday after 9 die in sweltering truck

    Suspect due in court Monday after 9 die in sweltering truck

    Monday, July 24 2017 1:11 AM EDT2017-07-24 05:11:22 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 2:53 AM EDT2017-07-24 06:53:26 GMT

    Officials say nearly 20 other people rescued from the back of the rig early Sunday were hospitalized in dire condition, many with extreme dehydration and heatstroke.

    Officials say nearly 20 other people rescued from the back of the rig early Sunday were hospitalized in dire condition, many with extreme dehydration and heatstroke.

  • Ahead of key vote, details of GOP health bill still unknown

    Ahead of key vote, details of GOP health bill still unknown

    Sunday, July 23 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-07-23 19:41:05 GMT
    Monday, July 24 2017 2:40 AM EDT2017-07-24 06:40:47 GMT

    The Senate will move forward with a vote this week on a Republican health care bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace the Affordable Care Act or simply repeal it.

    The Senate will move forward with a vote this week on a Republican health care bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace the Affordable Care Act or simply repeal it.

  • Baby Charlie protesters rally as hospital reports threats

    Baby Charlie protesters rally as hospital reports threats

    Sunday, July 23 2017 4:00 AM EDT2017-07-23 08:00:44 GMT
    Sunday, July 23 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-07-24 01:32:24 GMT

    Activists supporting the baby's parents will gather Sunday outside the High Court in London where legal proceedings will resume Monday with new medical evidence expected.

    Activists supporting the baby's parents will gather Sunday outside the High Court in London where legal proceedings will resume Monday with new medical evidence expected.

Powered by Frankly