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Sean Kirk filed this request with the Texas Tech University of Lubbock, TX.


From: Sean Kirk

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

I am requesting any and all parking lot video footage from the Texas Tech University "R02 parking lot" in Lubbock, Texas on January 31, 2024 between approximately 17:45-19:00 hours CST that shows
an accident between white Acura TSX sedan and a male subject on an e-scooter.
The incident was investigated by the Texas Tech Police Department , case# 240112.
The parties involved in the accident, driver of the vehicle, Lauren Kirk and the e-scooter operator, Cole Zarkivach.
The video is needed for future legal proceedings. If the video exist and cannot be provided to me at this time, I ask that the video be preserved.
If the video does not show the accident, please let me know. If the video is beyond retention please provide a copy of your retention policy.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Sean Kirk

From: Texas Tech University

Hello Mr. Kirk,

Pursuant to your request, I have attached the responsive information. Additional information including the video can be found using the following link. Please not that there is a password required to access the video, which I have included below the link. Additionally, please note that the video link expires on March 14, 2024. You can download the video once you access the video through the link.

Password: KirkOR141

Please continue to send all open records requests to

Thank you,

Ericka Lopez


Office of General Counsel

Texas Tech University System

1508 Knoxville Avenue

System Administration Building, Office 301

Lubbock, TX 79409

Office: (806) 742-2155

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