Amarillo police investigate fatal car accident

Amarillo police investigate fatal car accident

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - An Amarillo man has died and a juvenile is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after an accident late Thursday night.

Jaime Dominic Escalante Jr. was killed just before midnight when he was leaving a driveway off of Bell Street.

A Ford Explorer driven by a juvenile crashed into Escalante's car.

Escalante was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

A passenger in Escalante's car was also taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries.

The driver and a passenger inside the Explorer were uninjured.

APD's Traffic Investigation Squad is investigating the accident.

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