Iola Couple's Wreck Leaves One Dead

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A victim in a late night Grimes County wreck has died.

DPS reports Jaime Evans, 23, of Iola was the passenger in an SUV travelling on FM 244 late Monday night. The driver lost control, veered off the road near CR 172 in Keith, and rolled end over end.

Both Evans and the driver, Dennis Kildare, 26, of Iola, were ejected.

Evans died at Scott and White in Temple Tuesday. Kildare was last listed in stable condidtion at the College Station Medical Center, according to DPS.

Authorities also say neither was wearing their seatbelts, and that alcohol may have been a factor.

Charges are pending based on blood tests.

Authorities say Kildare and Evans were boyfriend and girlfriend.