Victims identified in deadly Midland crash

Victims identified in deadly Midland crash
Department of Public Safety (Source: Texas DPS Website)

MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) - UPDATE: According to DPS, two people died as a result of this accident.

Orlando Oviedo, 24, of Rio Grande City, and Diego Pena, 24, of Roma, both died on scene. They were driving a Nissan Versa when they failed to control their speed and rear-ended a semi.


Texas DPS was on scene of a major crash in Midland.

We're told it happened on 158 and County Road 140 at 4:30 pm.

Two vehicles were involved and the extent of the injuries are not known.

Stay with NewsWest 9 as this story develops.

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