Car wreck sends 3 people to hospital with life threatening injuries


Late Monday night, Amarillo police officers drove up on a motor vehicle collision at Amarillo Boulevard and north Polk Street.

 A 2008 Acura MDX, driven by a 53-year-old male, was northbound on Polk. A 2013 Honda Accord, driven by a 24-year-old male, was eastbound on Amarillo Boulevard. The Honda struck the Acura. 

The driver of the Acura and a 6-year-old passenger were taken to a local area hospital with life threatening injuries. Another passenger in the Acura was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the Honda was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

Alcohol and no seat belt are factors for both drivers in this crash. This incident is being investigated by the Traffic Investigation Squad of the Amarillo Police Department.

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