Fort Stockton Man Killed in Weekend Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

NEAR ABILENE - A Fort Stockton man is dead after a weekend accident on the Interstate east of Abilene.

A newspaper in Abilene is reporting that 66-year old Daniel Almodoza died Saturday from his injuries after his car was hit by a semi on Thursday.

Troopers told the paper, Almodova was driving east on I-20 Thursday when he slowed down because of warning lights ahead.

That's when an 18-wheeler slammed into the back of his car.

Almodova was taken to Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth.

Troopers are still investigating.