ROYCE CITY (CBSDFW.COM) – The three victims in the triple fatal crash in Royce City involving two 18 wheelers, have been identified.READ MORE: Crowley ISD Dropping Mask Mandate As COVID-19 Case Numbers In School District Drop
It happened along eastbound I-30 near the 78 mile marker. Captain Greg Welch with the Rockwall County sheriff’s office said two 18 wheelers and a passenger vehicle were involved.
“One of the 18 wheelers was traveling westbound I-30 and for some unknown reason crossed over,” said Capt. Welch.READ MORE: Mavericks Fans Must Bring COVID-19 Vaccine Card Or Proof Of Negative Test To Attend Dallas' Home Opener
The drivers of the 18 wheelers were identified as 38-year-old Guadalupe Garza Jr. of Lyford, Texas and 53-year-old Victor Bovkoun of Ontario, Canada.
The driver of the passenger vehicle was Kevin Battise, 56, of Mesquite.
It’s not clear what may have played a factor in the accident.MORE NEWS: Gas Leak Shuts Down 2 Blocks In Downtown Fort Worth, 1 Building Evacuated
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