Three Killed Near Ropesville in SUV Rollover

Three people have been killed and another person taken to the hospital by ambulance in a rollover on Highway 62/82 near Ropesville. The crash happened just before 2 p.m. Tuesday when a black Suburban rolled over off the right side of the northbound lane. The names of those involved are below:

  • Driver – 42-year-old Linda Rodriguez of Kress, TX – pronounced deceased at scene. No seat belt
  • Right front passenger – 11-year-old Jade Villeda of Kress, TX  (daughter of driver) – pronounced deceased at scene. Seat belt worn
  • Right back seat passenger – 76-year-old Angel Rodriguez of Kress, TX (father of driver) – pronounced deceased at scene. No seat belt
  •  Left backseat passenger – 76-year-old Francisca Rodriguez of Kress, TX (mother of driver). Transported to UMC with incapacitating injuries.

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