Victim Recovering From Gregg County Crash

A second person involved in an interstate crash in Gregg County yesterday, is showing improvement. It happened around noon on I-20 near FM 2087 yesterday. State troopers say the driver of an SUV , 56 year old Diana Orozco of Garland, was heading east and lost control, crossed the median, and crashed into the trailer end of a westbound 18-wheeler. The SUV then clipped another oncoming vehicle, and rolled several times.

The passenger of the SUV, 56-year-old Reyes Gomez-Orozco of Mesquite, was killed instantly. Diana Orozco has been upgraded to critical but stable condition. Two other people involved in the crash were transported to hospitals with broken bones and minor injuries.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.