ROYSE CITY, Texas - ROYSE CITY, Texas – Royse City Police report one woman dead and a female teen injured after a Friday evening vehicle/pedestrian accident along the EB I-30 service road between Royse City and Fate.
Royse City Police Chief Jeff Stapleton says the two victims, believed to be mother and daughter, were in an SUV that apparently stalled.
He says the two were trying to push the stalled vehicle out of the roadway from behind when they were struck by an oncoming minivan.
The two victims were transported to separate hospitals. The adult female died and the teenager is hospitalized at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas.
Chief Stapleton says investigators have interviewed both the driver and passenger of the minivan.