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Multi-Fatal wreck in Ochiltree County

Multi-Fatal wreck in Ochiltree County

Perryton, TX - Police confirm three adults and one toddler have died in a car wreck in the Texas panhandle.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says two vehicles crashed on a highway about 25 miles south of the Oklahoma border Monday evening.

Police say the vehicles hit head-on and both caught fire after they landed in the ditch.

The driver, 32 year old Manuel Jimenez of Canyon, TX, his wife, 24 year old Eunice Jimenez, and their 2-year-old daughter were pronounced dead at the scene.

In the other vehicle, 19-year-old passenger, Rodrigo Jimenez of Perryton, TX, was also pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the other driver, 34 year old Ceniceros Fraire of Booker, TX, was able to escape the vehicle before it caught fire. Fraire was taken to Ochiltree General Hospital in Perryton.

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