One vehicle wreck kills three in Rusk County
POSTED: Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 12:43pm
UPDATED: Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 11:53pm
DPS officials tell KETK three men were found dead Saturday night after their car hit a tree on Highway 42 in Rusk County.
The three men were identified as 19 year old Blake Elliot Winfrey of Henderson, 17 year old Nicolas Ramon Garza of Selman City and 21 year old Tomas Garza of Selman City.
The men were driving a 2003 Ford Mustang, traveling northbound on Highway 42 around 9pm when their vehicle veered into the southbound lane.
The driver over-corrected and veered off the road a struck a tree.
They were pronounced dead at the scene.
All three passengers were not wearing their seatbelts.