Two die in Monday morning rollover crash in Angelina County
Jan. 2, 2018 at 12:19 a.m.
Two people died early Monday in a one-vehicle crash in Angelina County.
Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers were called about 1:30 a.m. to a wreck on CC Road, about 4 miles southeast of Lufkin.
Investigators said a car driven by Jarred Pecina, 20, of Diboll was southbound on CC Road when the vehicle went off the roadway and struck a dirt embankment and a tree before overturning. Valeria Jasso, 18, of Lufkin, was a passenger in the vehicle.
Pecina and Jasso were both pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.