Officials ID driver killed in head-on crash on the Northeast Side

Other driver taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries


We've learned the name of a man killed in a head-on crash on the Northeast Side.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner has identified the victim as 32-year-old Omar Duran.

San Antonio Police Department said Duran crashed into another SUV on Green Mountain Road around 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

They say he was speeding and hit railroad tracks, which caused him to lose control.

Duran was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover.


One driver was killed and another was taken to the hospital after a head-on crash on the far Northeast Side Friday night, according to San Antonio Police Department.

The crash happened around 7:30 p.m. on Green Mountain Road, per police.

Police say a male driver was traveling southbound in an SUV, driving ‘erratically’ at a fast speed when it hit railroad tracks, lost control and hit a four-door sedan, traveling northbound.

The driver of the SUV was killed in the crash, authorities say. The other driver was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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