Judy Recendiz Killed, 1 Injured in Car Accident in Wichita Falls, TX
Wichita Falls, TX — October 20, 2023, Judy Recendiz was killed and one other person was injured in a car accident at about 5:15 p.m. along 11th Street.
According to reports, 68-year-old Judy Recendiz and a 75-year-old passenger were in a Chevy Impala on 11th Street attempting to make a turn onto Scott Street when the incident occurred.
For unknown reasons, the Impala entered the intersection and collided with a northbound Chevy Equinox on Scott Street. Both Recendiz and the additional passenger in the Impala—whose identity has not been made public—were transported to a local hospital for treatment of injuries incurred during the accident which were thought to be non-life-threatening. However, Recendiz's condition deteriorated and she later had to be transferred to a hospital in Fort Worth for additional care. She ended up succumbing to her injuries, having been pronounced dead on October 24, 2023.
There were no other injuries reported in connection with this accident. The cause of the accident is still under investigation by authorities. There are no additional details available at this time.