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Bake Sale Honors Hit and Run Victim

Two Odessa teens joined forces to hold a bake sale Tuesday, honoring their friend, 15-year old Mateo Lujan.
(Odessa, Tx) Two Odessa teens joined forces to hold a bake sale Tuesday, honoring their friend, Mateo Lujan.

Lujan died in a tragic hit and run over the weekend of June 28th.

Samantha Urais and Savanna Quintar have been friends of Mateo's since 7th grade.
Samantha said she was with him the Friday before his death, adding she was shocked to hear the news of his passing.

"We were sitting at the park we were just talking having a good time, and when we left I said goodbye; I didn't think that it was going to be a goodbye forever, " Urais said.

Urais and Quintar came up with the idea to help support his family by raising money with the bake sale Monday.
The community quickly rallied behind them donating everything from bake goods to bracelets.

The Odessa Police Department is still looking for information into Lujan's death, anyone who has information is asked to contact the Odessa Police Department at (432) 333-3641.

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