Washington County Wreck Kills One

Brenham police continue to investigate an accident that left one person dead.

Police say it happened around 12:45 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of US 290 in Brenham.

Officials say a Tundra truck headed west, crossed the median and struck a pick-up pulling a trailer.

Police say that collision sparked a chain reaction, causing a motorcycle to slam into the trailer.

The passenger of the Tundra, Felipa Rodriguez of Houston was pronounced dead at the scene.

The drivers of both vehicles and a passenger in the Tundra were air-lifted to a Houston hospital with severe injuries.

The motorcyclist and his passenger sustained only minor injuries.

Officials are still investigating the cause of the accident.


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