By DiMarkco Chandler:
11 killed and 12 people injured as a pickup truck crashed in South Texas. The crash occurred around 7 p.m. Sunday near Berclair when the truck ran off the highway crashing into some trees. All victims were in a Ford F-250 pickup.
The extent of injuries to those victims who have managed to survive was not yet known. Investigators are still combing the scene.
The pickup was northbound on Highway 59 when they veered off the road. According to investigators 11 were dead on the scene. Six of them died in the truck and 5 of them were ejected.
There were 12 that have been transported to a nearby hospital; eight by ambulance and four others were airlifted from the scene. Several of the injured are listed in critical condition.