One hospitalized after wreck, man charged with intoxicated assault

One hospitalized after wreck, man charged with intoxicated assault
Michael Tamayo / Source: Randall County Jail
Michael Tamayo / Source: Randall County Jail

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - One person is in the hospital and another is behind bars after an early morning wreck in South Amarillo.

The crash happened just before one at 34th and Bell. 25-year-old Michael Tamayo was westbound on 34th, when police say he ran the red light and crashed into another vehicle on Bell.

The other driver was extricated from the car and taken to the hospital with serious injuries. Police say alcohol and speed were factors in the crash.

Tamayo was booked into the Randall County Jail on charges of Intoxicated Assault with a Vehicle Causing Serious Bodily Injury.

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