Three people, including one child, were killed in a tragic head-on collision in Winters, Texas Sunday night.
KTXS reports that 51-year-old Francisco Galvan Trevino of San Antonio was traveling eastbound in a 2017 Chevrolet Tahoe when he attempted to pass multiple vehicles and slammed head on with a 2020 Ford Edge carrying five people.
The accident occurred on Highway 153, about six miles west of Winters, at around 10:19 pm Sunday night, and resulted in the Ford Edge catching fire.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Adalynn R. Muniz, 7, Marissa Ramos, 20, and Cissy Ramos, 46, of Plainview were pronounced dead at the scene. Two others children in the Ford Edge, Kolbie Ramos, 9, and Keelie Ramos, 12, were critically injured and transported to Hendrick Medical Center.
Trevino was also injured and transported to Hendrick Medical Center.
The crash remains under investigation.
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