Update [September 18, 2013]: A recent update from the Weatherford Democrat has stated that alcohol is considered to be a possible factor in this accident. Police are allegedly investigating failure to stop and render air and intoxication manslaughter as possible charges to be filed in the accident. There was no more information released about the driver of the car.
Weatherford, TX — Police have identified Cody Waller, 28, as the passenger in a car who was killed last Friday night (September 13, 2013) after a deadly accident along Brazos Street. The reports from the Star Telegram were not very clear about how the accident happened, but they stated that Waller, a local man, was a passenger in a car that wrecked in the 1200 block of Brazos Street last Friday evening.
Waller was taken to a hospital and was declared dead just before 11:00 p.m. that night, but it was unclear if anyone else in the car was injured. Further investigation was expected from the Weatherford police.
According to the Weatherford Democrat, the vehicle (a Nissan Maxima) had crashed into a parked car along Brazos Street and kept driving. The person behind the wheel, who wasn’t identified, then lost control on Lamar Street a short distance away and was involved in another wreck. Police said that they followed trails of the Nissan’s leaking fluid to a yard on Lamar where the car had driven before hitting a telephone pole.
Scene of the Accident