Passenger dies, driver with life threatening injuries after Sunday rollover

An accident on FM 2186 - the extension of Hollywood - critically injured the driver and killed the passenger.

At around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday night, Rocio and Steve Dukes of Amarillo were driving in high wind conditions on FM 2186 when the driver, Rocio, 48, drove off of the north side of the road.

The vehicle, a 2002 Chevy K15, struck the culvert, sending it south across both lanes of traffic and into the south barrow ditch.

The vehicle rolled approximately three times, coming to rest on its top.

The passenger, Steve, 49, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.