3 killed, 5 injured in ETX wreck
POSTED: Monday, March 25, 2013 - 4:05pm
UPDATED: Monday, March 25, 2013 - 4:56pm
Bowie County, TX (KETK) — Three people died and five were injured after an early morning wreck on Monday in Bowie County.
At around 6:44 a.m., a van, carrying eight people, was taveling eastbound on I-30 when it rolled over near mile marker 189.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, three people were confirmed dead at the scene. Two victims were sent to a Texarkana hospital with minor injuries. Two people were also sent to a Mt. Pleasant hospital, one of whom will likely be transferred to a Tyler hospital, and one was flown to Longview.
The families of the victims have been notified, but names are not being released as of yet.