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Four Killed in Pecos County Rollover Accident, Two Others Injured


Four people are dead and two others are recovering following a rollover accident in Pecos County.

The accident happened around 10:45 a.m. Sunday morning on Interstate 10, about 31 miles east of Fort Stockton.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 2006 Ford Expedition was traveling east on Interstate 10 when the vehicle had a blowout.

The blowout caused the vehicle to enter a skid into the center median, rolled multiple times and came to rest in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10.

The driver of the vehicle, Stephanie Garza, 39, was killed in the accident along with three other passengers in the vehicle, Taylor Garza, 18, Peter Garza, 14, and Jessie Garza, 11.

Two other passengers, Peter Garza, 38, and Samantha Garza, 8, were taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

All occupants in the vehicle were from El Paso.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

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