Richard Wellman Dies in Hudspeth County Car Accident
HUDSPETH COUNTY, TX (December 12, 2022) – Officials identified 87-year-old Richard Wellman of Las Vegas, Nevada as the victim who died in a car crash with a trailer on 10 Freeway on December 7.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the collision happened around 1:00 AM at mile maker 161, about 20 miles east of Van Horn. Based on a report, Wellman was driving along the eastbound side of the freeway at the time of the crash.
Due to unknown reasons, he struck a trailer that was being towed by another vehicle.
As a result, Wellman died at the scene.
The driver of the other vehicle, 58-year-old Alfonso Escajeda Robles of San Elizario, was not hurt in the crash.
As of now, the case remains under investigation. In addition, no other details are available.
We offer our sincere condolences to the bereaved family and friends of Richard Wellman.
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