Fatal Car Crash In Pecos County On Saturday Morning

Two children died in the accident

PECOS COUNTY, Texas (Local 2/ FOX 24) - Texas Highway Patrol Troopers say two children are dead and a woman and child were transported to Pecos County Memorial Hospital on Saturday morning when their vehicle rolled. 

The driver was traveling on FM-1776 when she left the roadway for some unknown reason. In her attempt to correct herself, troopers say she skid to the right side of the road where the vehicle rolled over onto its side.

The report says two of the three children in the car were not wearing seatbelts and were ejected from the car.

 One child was pronounced dead on the scene and the other was pronounced dead at a Lubbock hospital. 

Authorities say the accident happened around 11:30 a.m. just 12 miles south east of Ft. Stockton. 

There's no new information on the condition of the driver and the other child. 


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