Man Indicted in Connection With Double Fatal Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A former Odessan has been charged after a deadly wreck in 2011.

25-year-old Andrew Muñiz was arraigned on Friday.

Muñiz is accused of causing the death of 39-year-old John Morales of Marfa and 38-year-old Chris Bentley of Fort Davis.

Troopers say Muñiz was driving a Mac truck when he ran a stop sign at FM 1787 and FM 1788.

Muñiz slammed into a truck with Bentley and Morales inside.

They died at the scene.

Muñiz only suffered minor injuries.

He remains in the Midland jail on a $100,000 bond.