Two ACU car crash victims still in the hospital

ABILENE, TX - Two ACU students, Deanna Romero, 19 and Rebekah Cherniss, 18 remain in the hospital after being injured Friday night in a wreck that killed two.

Hendrick Medical Center said their status is unchanged. Romero is listed in good condition and Cherniss is in fair condition. Neither woman has been given a release date yet.

The accident involved two pickup trucks colliding at the intersection of County Road 107 and Highway 36, just east of Abilene Regional Airport.  Lindsey Smith, 20, of New Braunfels, and Jeffrey Davis, 27, were killed in the crash. Davis was the driver of the second vehicle. Smith was in the vehicle carrying six ACU students.

DPS said Davis ran a stop sign.

Recent Headlines

Local Mugshots

Local News -