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

3/10/08

Truck Driver Charged with Manslaughter in Fatal Crash

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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.

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