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Head-on crash kills two people

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Posted at 1:15 PM, Aug 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-21 14:16:09-04

BEE COUNTY, TEXAS — According to DPS Troopers, a head-on crash left two people dead Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened just before 3:30 p.m. Thursday approximately seven miles west of Beeville on US 59.

According to a crash report, a Volkswagen Passat was traveling south on US 59 and a Ford Focus was traveling north on US 59.

Investigators said the driver of the Passat was attempting to pass multiple vehicles in a no-passing zone and struck the Focus head-on.

Saarah Rowshan, 50, a resident from San Antonio and the driver of the Passat was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Lee Roy Saldiva, 53, a resident of George West, and the driver of the Focus was transported to Spohn Beeville Hospital where he was pronounced dead