REAGAN COUNTY, TX (KWES)
Officials have released additional information regarding a deadly accident in Reeves County.
NewsWest 9 has learned that the man killed in the accident, Raul C. Gutierrez, 35, of Victoria, Texas, was a person of interest in connection with a murder in Victoria.
Victoria Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 100 block of Londonberry in reference to a welfare concern late Monday night.
According to the report, Sonya Gutierrez, 43, went to the location to pick up personal items and clothing.
Police say that’s when Sonya was brutally attacked and later died.
Authorities issued a BOLO or “Be on the Lookout” for Raul Gutierrez as a person of interest and authorities believed Gutierrez was traveling to Midland where he has family.
Gutierrez was killed on Ranch Road 33 in Reeves County early Tuesday morning after colliding head-on with an 18-wheeler.