San Angelo Police investigates two vehicle collision early Friday morning


SAN ANGELO, Texas – On July 23, 2021, at 1:59 am, San Angelo Police Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of N Koenigheim in reference to a major motor vehicle accident.

According to a witness, Anthony Padilla (28) was driving a passenger car and racing Keifer Ekert (28), who was on a motorcycle. Ekert lost control of his motorcycle and crashed.

200 Block of North Koenigheim where the collision occurred Friday morning
Courtesy: Jaelin Lewis

Officers arrived on scene and provided first aid until Medics arrived. Ekert was transported by ambulance to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Padilla was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and transported to the Tom Green County Jail without incident.

This is still an ongoing investigation.

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