James Michael Butts, Kyle Lee Nettles Killed in Midland Car Crash
MIDLAND, TX (May 3, 2023) — Two men, 28-year-old Kyle Lee Nettles and 25-year-old James Michael Butts died in a crash on Tuesday, April 25.
According to the Midland Police Department, at around 6:54 a.m. officers responded to a two-car crash in the 7200 block of Briarwood Avenue.
An investigation showed that Nettles drove a white Ford Fusion against traffic headed east in the westbound lane of Briarwood Avenue.
At the same time, Butts drove a white Toyota Camry westbound. However, Butts did not have time to react and struck Nettles.
Emergency responders pronounced Nettles and Butts, who are both Midland residents, dead at the scene. Officials have notified their next of kin.
There were no passengers in both cars. However, authorities continue to investigate the incident.
Our deepest condolences to the families and friends of Kyle Nettles and James Butts.
Legal support after a fatal car accident is just a call away. The wrongful death lawyers at Alpha Accident Lawyers will fight for you to get the compensation that your family deserves. We are a top-rated personal injury law firm that has won thousands of successful settlements. Our team is 100% dedicated to assisting our clients throughout every step of the process. We work on a contingency basis. You pay absolutely nothing unless we win your case. Call us today at 800-544-2696 for a free consultation. Let us guide you. If you are a family member of the victims involved in this accident, we can help you request a police report.