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Car wreck on Soncy leaves 1 person with life threatening injuries


Early Wednesday evening, Amarillo police officers were dispatched to motor vehicle collision at 81st Avenue and Soncy Road.

A 2014 BMW 4 door sedan, driven by a licensed juvenile, was northbound on Soncy turning westbound on 81st street. A 2008 Chevrolet Silverado, driven by a 35 year old male, was southbound on Soncy Rd.

Investigators said the driver of the BMW failed to yield right of way turning left and turned in front of the Chevrolet.

An 18 year old male passenger in the BMW was taken to a local area hospital with life threatening injuries. The juvenile driver of the BMW was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Chevrolet suffered non-life threatening injuries and was not transported to a hospital.

This incident is being investigated by the Traffic Investigation Squad of the Amarillo Police Department.