Truck Driver Charged with Manslaughter in Fatal Crash - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

3/10/08

Truck Driver Charged with Manslaughter in Fatal Crash

About the same time two brothers were being laid to rest Monday, Lubbock police arrested the truck driver accused of causing the crash that killed them.

Police say 26-year-old Eric Figueroa of California ran a stop sign last Monday at the intersection of I-27 and North Loop 289.

The truck slammed into a pickup killing brothers Terry and Marvin Goree of Lubbock.

Figueroa was arrested immediately upon his release from the hospital Monday afternoon. He is now charged with two counts of manslaughter.

3/3/08
Two Killed, Two Critically Injured In North Lubbock Crash
Emergency crews were still working a deadly accident in north Lubbock at 10pm Monday, nearly four hours after it happened. Police tell NewsChannel 11 it's one of the worst crashes they've ever seen.

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