Three injured in IH-45 rollover
Florida traveller Yilmer Jimenez and his passengers Chris Rivera and Norlan Robleto Valle were northbound in the van several miles south of Buffalo on I-45. According to the DPS report by Corporal Kevin Gaskin, Jimenez (24) fell asleep at the wheel, drifted and side-swiped a big rig driven by Jose Lopez of Miami. The impact caused the van to flip, coming to rest in the center median of the interstate.
Jimenez was life-flighted to Waco's Scott & White Hospital, and his condition was not known at press time on Tuesday. Rivera and Robleto Valle were taken by ambulance to Madisonville where they were treated at the ER.
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