Police: Speed and alcohol contributing factors in weekend crash

Police: Speed and alcohol contributing factors in weekend crash

Amarillo, TX - Amarillo Police say speed and alcohol were contributing factors in a crash on I-27 over the weekend.

On Saturday, reports state 19 year old Diana Ramirez was driving her car at a high rate of speed on I-27 when she struck another vehicle, causing her car to slide up an embankment and strike a light pole.

Ramirez and the passenger in her vehicle were taken to the hospital, but both are now listed as in non-life threatening condition.

The driver and passenger of the second vehicle were not injured.

The accident is still under investigation.