EL PASO, Texas - A man is still recovering after crashing his car into the back of a semi truck in West El Paso, Friday night.
Officials say 32-year-old Daniel Perez drove his car into the trailer of a semi truck around 8 p.m. on the Resler on-ramp to I-10 East.
The driver of the truck, 38-year-old Dmitrey Panker, had stopped to inspect his trailer tires after he was alerted to a possible issue by another motorist, according to officials.
Perez was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
Panker was not injured.
Special Traffic Investigators continue to investigate the crash.