DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – On Monday Dallas Baptist University will remember two students killed in a weekend crash.
The accident happened during the early morning hours of Sunday morning on Mountain Creek Parkway, less than two miles from campus.READ MORE: 'This Is Trying On Your Soul': Dallas Home Hit By Possible Tornado After Being Rebuilt From October 2019 Storm
That is when police say a 21-year old woman was traveling westbound and hit the back of another vehicle — killing 18-year-old first-year students Kaitlyn Kotzman and Karina de la Rosa.
Three other Dallas Baptist students were in the vehicle, but their injuries are not life-threatening.READ MORE: Missing Houston Tiger Transported To Texas Animal Sanctuary
DBU President Dr. Adam C. Wright said, “We are devastated by this horrible loss of life. We are praying for the families of all those involved as they process through this tragedy.”
Counselors are being made available to fellow students and friends of the victims.MORE NEWS: Police: 2 Shot, 1 Fatally, In Car While Waiting To Enter 'Ranch-Style' Property In DeSoto
A campus-wide prayer service is being held for the freshmen Monday night at 7 p.m., at Dallas Baptists’ Pilgrim Chapel.