Memorial held in Anson for victims of north Abilene wreck


ANSON, Texas - People gathered at Tiger Stadium in Anson to remember the 22-year-old man who lost his life and three others who were injured in a truck crash Sunday.

Christian Garcia, 22, was killed after a pickup truck he was in left the roadway in north Abilene and struck another vehicle in a driveway. The driver of that truck, 23-year-old Daniel Trujillo, and two others inside were injured from the wreck. Police said they believed alcohol to be a factor in the crash.

Dozens of people gathered Thursday evening at the stadium to remember Garcia's life and reflect on their memories. Organizers said they wanted to support Garcia's family.

"We just want to let them know the community is here to back them up and help them in any way they need, donations just whatever they need," said Daril Gonzales.

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