Maria Roque-Manueles Killed, 9 Injured in Car Accident near Bryan, TX
Bryan, TX -- June 28, 2020, Maria Roque-Manueles died and nine others were injured in a three-vehicle car accident.
The events under examination took place in the afternoon on Highway 6, between Bryan and Hearne.
Preliminary information released to media outlets by the Texas Department of Public Safety indicates that Mrs. Roque-Manueles' Toyota SXC was slowing and attempting to make a U-turn when it was struck from behind by a Honda Pilot. This pushed the SXC into oncoming lanes, where it was hit by a Dodge pickup truck.
Paramedics transported Mrs. Roque-Manueles to a local hospital, where she later succumbed to her injuries. Nine others were also taken to a hospital for evaluation, with eight later being treated and released.