Mission woman killed in rollover accident in Kenedy County.
KENEDY COUNTY, TX ( KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — The Department of Public Safety is reporting the death of a Mission woman killed in a one vehicle rollover that occurred in Kenedy County.
Investigators report In the early hours of Friday, July 5, a 2001 Ford Explorer was traveling southbound on U.S. 77, drove off the road, over corrected onto a grassy shoulder and struck a tree ejecting all three passengers.
All three were taken to Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen for their injures, but Niser Saldana-Quilantan, 19, did not survive her injuries, the other two passengers, a male, 19, and a female child, 2, were treated for minor injuries.
DPS investigators are reporting that all three passengers were not wearing seatbelts at the time of the accident.