GoFundMe accounts established for 4 killed in I-20 crash near Putnam
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Family members have identified the four people from Lubbock who were killed Monday in a head-on crash on I-20 in Callahan County.
The crash happened just after 8 a.m. near Putnam. Family members say Manuel Martinez Rangel, 24, Tre'qweishium Williams, 19, Johnathan Peña, 18, and Ruben Licon, 17, were all ejected from the pickup truck when the truck crossed the center median and crashed into a semi-truck.
Officials say the bed of the pickup was separated from the cab, however, the preliminary crash report from the Department of Public Safety has not been released.
Family members say the four were on the way to the Dallas area.
Funds have been established for four of the victims.
Manuel Martinez Rangel's family say donations to help with funeral expenses can be made to Sanders Funeral Home. Family members say he is leaving behind a 3-month-old baby girl.
According to a GoFund Me account, Licon has a 3-month-old son and the family is asking for help with expenses.
Peña's family also set up a GoFundMe account to help with funeral expenses and to help support his daughter.
William's family has also posted a GoFundMe account to help with funeral costs. Arrangements will be made with Griffin Mortuary Funeral Home & Chapel.
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