DPS: Accident near Hereford kills 2
Sun, 05 Jan 2014 05:16:00 GMT —
Around 8 a.m. Saturday morning, Juan Vasquez-Sanchez, 89 and Feliciana Vasquez, 88 both of Bushland were traveling southbound on FM 809 near Hereford in a Dodge Ram truck. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, they were towing a homemade horse trailer.
Troopers say as they were approaching a curve they traveled into the northbound lane. The driver overcorrected and went into a side skid and entered into a ditch, causing the truck to roll and the trailer to break loose.
Vasquez-Sanchez was pronounced dead at the scene. Vasquez was transported to Northwest Texas Hospital and was pronounced dead Saturday afternoon.
According to the DPS, neither were wearing seatbelts.